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Culture as history

the transformation of American society in the twentieth century

by Warren Susman

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Civilization -- 20th century,
    • United States -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWarren I. Susman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE169.1 .S9733 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 321 p. :
      Number of Pages321
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2856467M
      ISBN 10039453364X, 0394721616
      LC Control Number84019014

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