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The Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Popular Culture

Six Volumes]

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Encyclopaedias & Reference Works,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Reference,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Civilization, Modern,
  • Culture,
  • Popular culture

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGary Hoppenstand (Editor), Michael K. Schoenecke (Editor), John F. Bratzel (Editor), Gerd Bayer (Editor), Lynn Bartholome (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages2640
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10420504M
    ISBN 10031333255X
    ISBN 109780313332555

    World Book EncyclopediaPublished since , the World Book Encyclopedia is a general reference work. The encyclopedia deliberately uses nontechnical language and abundant graphics to make it especially accessible to students and general readers without sacrificing depth and accuracy. The editors of the first edition emphasized the use of "everyday, simple language" in the eight-volume set. Encyclopedia of the Industrial Revolution in America, Greenwood Press (Westport, CT), Contributor to books, including Black Labor in America, edited by Milton Cantor, Negro Universities Press, ; and War and Crisis in Modern America, edited by William MacDonald and John Carroll, .

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