Icons Of American Cooking

Author: Victor William Geraci
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313381321
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Presents the lives and careers of twenty-four American personalities involved in food and cooking, covering their education, travels, restaurants, written works, and awards. including such celebrities as James Beard, Julia Child, Mollie ...

African American Icons Of Sport

Author: Matthew C. Whitaker
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313340284
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Presents the lives and accomplishment of twenty-four African American athletes and coaches, discussing their achievements in sport as they dealt with discrimination and social pressures, their involvement in issues of social justice, and ...

American Icons

Author: Thomas Gaehtgens
Publisher: Getty Publications
ISBN: 0892362464
Size: 66.86 MB
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The twelve essays in this volume explore the development of a frontier mythology, a democratic style depicting common people and objects, and an American artistic consciousness and identity.

American Icons

Author: Benedikt Feldges
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135911916
Size: 22.66 MB
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Dismantling the aura of apparently timeless icons and past spectacles with their seductive power to attract the eye, this book offers new ways of seeing the mechanisms at work in our modern pictorial culture.

American Icons

Author: J. Richard Gruber
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781890021016
Size: 67.68 MB
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Consciously and consistently, throughout his professional career, Benny
Andrews has explored what it means to be an American and what it means to live
as an American artist in this society, at this time in history. Working in the spirit of
the American artists of the 1930s who moved away from the dominant European
precedents, advocating new forms of cultural nationalism and new American art
forms, his career has remained dedicated to the creation of a distinctively
American ...

Understanding American Icons

Author: Arthur Asa Berger
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1315416190
Size: 59.69 MB
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A seasoned author of student texts, Berger offers an entertaining, non-threatening way to teach theory to undergraduates and that will fit ideally in classes on cultural studies, American studies, social theory, and tourism.

A Century Of American Icons

Author: Mary Cross
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313314810
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Provides a decade-by-decade analysis of consumer product advertising in the United States during the twentieth century, and discusses how products evolve to become cultural icons.

American Icons

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American Icons features information for children on a selection of symbols, monuments, and presidents of the United States.