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by Margaret J. Goldstein,Edmund Lindop

Author: Margaret J. Goldstein,Edmund Lindop
Subcategory: Education & Reference
Language: English
Publisher: Twenty-First Century Books (September 1, 2009)
Category: Teens and Young Adults
Rating: 4.1
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Edmund Lindop has written many books for young adults, including several books in The Decades of Twentieth-Century America series. Margaret J. Goldstein was born in Detroit and graduated from the University of Michigan.

Edmund Lindop has written many books for young adults, including several books in The Decades of Twentieth-Century America series. She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Series: The Decades of Twentieth-Century America.

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78 Victoria de Grazia, Irresistible Empire: America's Advance through Twentieth-Century Europe (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 2005), 110–18. 79 Daniel Horowitz, Consuming Pleasures: Intellectuals and Popular Culture in the Postwar World (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012). On cultural studies see, among many others, Dennis Dworkin, Cultural Marxism in Postwar Britain: History, the New Left, and the Origins of Cultural Studies (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1997)

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Home Browse Books Book details, America in the 20th Century. Television technology also continued to be developed. Two of the volumes contain primary sources, also grouped by decade; documents are followed by discussion and short lists of questions. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, In. Portland, OR (booknews. By the late 1940s, scientists and engineers had been closing in on the invention of color television, and in the fifties, inventors were working hard on other tools that would continue to revolutionize television technology - inventions such as videotape, home video systems, and satellite transmission.

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The first European settlers of North America wrote about their experiences starting in the 1600s. By the first decades of the 19th century, a truly American literature began to emerge.

The first European settlers of North America wrote about their experiences starting in the 1600s. This was the earliest American literature: practical, straightforward, often derivative of literature in Great Britain, and focused on the future. Though still derived from British literary tradition, the short stories and novels published from 1800 through the 1820s began to depict American society and explore the American landscape in an unprecedented manner. Washington Irving published the collection of short stories and essays The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

Presents the social, political, economic, and technological changes in the United States during the nineteen forties, including the nation's role in World War II, the dawn of the atomic age, and the post-war baby boom.