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Jazz age

Jazz age

people and perspectives

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Published by ABC-CLIO in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States -- History -- 1919-1933,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 1918-1932

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMitchell Newton-Matza, editor.
    SeriesPerspectives in American social history
    ContributionsNewton-Matza, Mitchell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE784 .J38 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23229917M
    ISBN 109781598840339, 9781598840346
    LC Control Number2009019161

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