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The Resource Fad Mania! : a history of American crazes, by Cynthia Overbeck Bix

Fad Mania! : a history of American crazes, by Cynthia Overbeck Bix

Label
Fad Mania! : a history of American crazes
Title
Fad Mania!
Title remainder
a history of American crazes
Statement of responsibility
by Cynthia Overbeck Bix
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fad Mania! takes readers through crazy fads in American history, from swallowing goldfish to cramming phone booths and show ing up for spontaneous flash mob events, providing a snapshot of America popular culture
Summary
Explores a century of American crazes and offers a look at the major historical events of each decade
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10359531
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.B56 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1070
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of American crazes
Label
Fad Mania! : a history of American crazes, by Cynthia Overbeck Bix
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 61) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Here today, gone tomorrow -- Dance 'til you drop : the roaring twenties -- Playing through hard times : the 1930s and the 1940s -- Phone booths & hula-hoops : the fabulous fifties -- Flower power : the sixties -- Mood rings and disco dancers : the 1970s me decade -- The have-it-all years : the 1980s and the 1990s -- Flash mobs & Webkinz : the millennium
Control code
ocn863100235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781467710343
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013034669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)863100235
Label
Fad Mania! : a history of American crazes, by Cynthia Overbeck Bix
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 61) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Here today, gone tomorrow -- Dance 'til you drop : the roaring twenties -- Playing through hard times : the 1930s and the 1940s -- Phone booths & hula-hoops : the fabulous fifties -- Flower power : the sixties -- Mood rings and disco dancers : the 1970s me decade -- The have-it-all years : the 1980s and the 1990s -- Flash mobs & Webkinz : the millennium
Control code
ocn863100235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
64 pages
Isbn
9781467710343
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013034669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)863100235

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