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2 edition of gilded age of sport. found in the catalog.

gilded age of sport.

Herbert Warren Wind

gilded age of sport.

by Herbert Warren Wind

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Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV576 .W5 1961
    The Physical Object
    Pagination478 p.
    Number of Pages478
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5825528M
    LC Control Number61012863
    OCLC/WorldCa1354987

    In I published a symposium, The Gilded Age: A Reappraisal, in which leading young scholars presented new views of the era’s major public issues. (A second edition appeared in ) Then in I brought out a narrative account of Gilded Age politics, From Hayes to McKinley. I liked the Republicans better than the Democrats because of. Gilded Age Books. 2, likes 9 talking about this. Devoted to books that I love and recommend about, "The Gilded Age".

    'Skillfully unbundling forms of corruption and placing China’s 'Gilded Age' firmly in comparative and historical perspective, Yuen Yuen Ang brings a fresh and penetrating new perspective to one of the central puzzles of the current era - and reminds Americans of the deep-seated corruption of their own early period of rapid industrialization.'. Kathryn Allamong Jacob will discuss and sign her new book, “King of the Lobby: The Life and Times of Sam Ward, Man-About-Washington in the Gilded Age” (Johns Hopkins University Press, ) on Tuesday, Feb. 23, at noon in the Mumford Room, sixth floor of the James Madison Building, Independence Ave. S.E. The event is sponsored by the Center for the Book and is part of the center’s.

    Gilded Age Google Drive Digital Interactive Notebook This digital resource features a link to a set of 8 fully-editable interactive pages on the America's Gilded Age for Google Drive! Based on some of these best-selling Gilded Age Interactive Notebook Pages, these also feature many brand new pages that can be completed all online with laptops. The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today is a novel by Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner first published in It satirizes greed and political corruption in post-Civil War America. Although not one of Twain's best-known works, it has appeared in more than editions since its original publication.


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Wind wrote or edited fourteen books during his lifetime, including The Story of American Golf (), The Gilded Age of Sport (), Herbert Warren Wind’s Golf Book () and Following Through (). The United States Golf Association’s annual book award is named in his honor, and in he was posthumously inducted into the World Golf Author: Herbert Warren Wind.

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