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The 1940s

Pub Date : 2004 | Author : Robert Sickels | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0313312990
ISBN 13 : 9780313312991

Discusses American popular culture of the 1940s, addressing such topics as politics, the middle class, the development of youth culture, advertising, architecture, fashion, food, l..

American Cinema Of The 1940s

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Wheeler W. Dixon | Publisher : Rutgers University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780813537009
ISBN 13 : 0813537002

The 1940s was a watershed decade for American cinema and the nation. Shaking off the grim legacy of the Depression, Hollywood launched an unprecedented wave of production, generati..

The 1940 S

Pub Date : 1990 | Author : Tim Wood | Publisher : Creative Company

ISBN 10 : 1932889728
ISBN 13 : 9781932889727

Text and pictures highlight the main events of the 1940s...

Fashion In The 1940s

Pub Date : 2014-10-10 | Author : Jayne Shrimpton | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781784420260
ISBN 13 : 1784420263

This book reveals the impact of wartime and austerity on British fashion and tells the story of how a spirit of patriotism and make-do-and-mend unleashed a wave of new creativity a..

Mexico In The 1940s

Pub Date : 2000-11-01 | Author : Stephen R. Niblo | Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN 10 : 0842027955
ISBN 13 : 9780842027953

This title examines Mexican politics in the wake of Cardenismo, and the dawn of Miguel Aleman's presidency. This new book focuses on the decade of the 1940s, and analyzes Alcmanism..

The New Yorker Book Of The 40s Story Of A Decade

Pub Date : 2014-05-08 | Author : No Author, To be/Details Confirmed | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781448151257
ISBN 13 : 1448151252

The cultural and political history of the watershed decade of the 20th century, as told by the New Yorker. The 1940s were a decade of upheaval and innovation: they saw the Nurember..

The 1940s

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : Michael V. Uschan | Publisher : Lucent Books

ISBN 10 : 1565105540
ISBN 13 : 9781565105546

World War II, its effects on American life, & its aftermath dominate this history of the United States during the 1940s that also covers the arts, slang, & scientific accomplishmen..