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The modern girl around the world : consumption, modernity, and globalization

Author: Alys Eve Weinbaum; Modern Girl Around the World Research Group.; et al
Publisher: Durham, N.C. ; London : Duke University Press, 2008.
Series: Next wave.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the 1920s and 1930s, in cities from Beijing to Bombay, Tokyo to Berlin, Johannesburg to New York, the Modern Girl made her flashy, fashionable appearance in city streets and cafes, in films,  Read more...

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Title: The modern girl around the world : consumption, modernity, and globalization /
Database Name: WorldCat
All Authors / Contributors: Alys Eve Weinbaum; Modern Girl Around the World Research Group.; et al
ISBN: 9780822343059; 0822343053
Notes: Bibliography: Bibliogr.: p. [371]-404.
Description: x, 433 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: the Modern Girl Around the World Research Group (Alys Eve Weinbaum ... [et al.], editors).
Year: 2008.
Publisher: Durham, N.C. ; London : Duke University Press,
Class Descriptors: Dewey No.: 305.24220904
Corporate Author: Modern Girl Around the World Research Group. oth
Series: Next wave; Variation: Next wave.
OCLC No.: 799629657
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