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The Resource Bestseller : a century of America's favorite books, Robert McParland

Bestseller : a century of America's favorite books, Robert McParland

Label
Bestseller : a century of America's favorite books
Title
Bestseller
Title remainder
a century of America's favorite books
Statement of responsibility
Robert McParland
Title variation
Best seller
Title variation remainder
a century of Americas favorite books
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book looks at the bestselling titles since the early 20th century. The author considers how the popular circulation of these books reflected Americas consciousness and tastes at different junctures in the country's history
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10749373
Cataloging source
DLC
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McParland, Robert
Dewey number
38/.4500209730904
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1033.B3
LC item number
M37 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Best sellers
  • Best sellers
  • Books and reading
  • Books and reading
  • Best sellers
  • Books and reading
  • United States
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a century of America's favorite books
Label
Bestseller : a century of America's favorite books, Robert McParland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reaching the top of the shelf: discovering a century of bestsellers -- Birth of the bestseller : The 1890s to the 1930s -- The 1940s : All the books fit to sell -- The 1950s : Cold War anxiety: from Holden Caulfield to James Bond -- The 1960s : New frontiers: from Harper Lee to Kurt Vonnegut -- The 1970s : The age of narcissism -- The 1980s: The rise of the superstar author -- The 1990s : Means of ascent: publisher consolidation, superstores, and the Internet -- The 2000s : E-books and the new millennium -- The 2010s : James Patterson Inc. and the soul of America
Control code
on1044777143
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 307 pages
Isbn
9781538109991
Lccn
2018029808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1044777143
Label
Bestseller : a century of America's favorite books, Robert McParland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Reaching the top of the shelf: discovering a century of bestsellers -- Birth of the bestseller : The 1890s to the 1930s -- The 1940s : All the books fit to sell -- The 1950s : Cold War anxiety: from Holden Caulfield to James Bond -- The 1960s : New frontiers: from Harper Lee to Kurt Vonnegut -- The 1970s : The age of narcissism -- The 1980s: The rise of the superstar author -- The 1990s : Means of ascent: publisher consolidation, superstores, and the Internet -- The 2000s : E-books and the new millennium -- The 2010s : James Patterson Inc. and the soul of America
Control code
on1044777143
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 307 pages
Isbn
9781538109991
Lccn
2018029808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1044777143

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