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The damned and the beautiful

American youth in the 1920"s
  • 497 Pages
  • 4.70 MB
  • English
Oxford University Press , Oxford, New York
Youth -- United States -- History., Conflict of generations -- United States., Subculture -- United States., United States -- Social conditions -- 1918-


United States, United St

StatementPaula S. Fass.
LC ClassificationsHQ799.7 .F37 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 497 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4724292M
ISBN 100195024923
LC Control Number78011904

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