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Celebrity-in-chief

how show business took over the White House

by Alan Schroeder

  • 18 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Presidents -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Public relations and politics -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Political culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Celebrities -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Entertainers -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Performing arts -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Popular culture -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Political culture -- Washington (D.C.) -- History -- 20th century,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 325-331) and index.

      StatementAlan Schroeder.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE176.1 .S3525 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 354 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages354
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3681073M
      ISBN 10081334137X
      LC Control Number2003025806

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