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Twenties London : a city in the jazz age

Author: Catherine Ross
Publisher: London : Museum of London : Philip Wilson Publishers ; New York : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Palgrave Macmillan (St. Martin's Press), 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This illustrated survey examines the art, design, fashion and architecture of 1920s London alongside wider social and political ideas about Britain, modernism, mass democracy and popular culture.
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Genre/Form: History
Exhibition catalogues
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Ross
ISBN: 0856675687 9780856675683 0904818993 9780904818994
OCLC Number: 52357747
Description: 160 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 27 cm
Contents: A syncopated civilisation: war: democracy: science: jazz --
America: society: capitalism: advertising --
Russia: ballet: bolshevism --
Britain: empire: exhibition: marketing --
England: Kibbo Kift: symbols: spirit --
London: public: people: government --
City: planning: buidlings: streets --
systems: corporations: communications: future. --
Appendix: London's Jazz Age buildings.
Responsibility: Cathy Ross.
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