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The Resource Heroes of popular culture., Edited by Ray B. Browne, Marshall Fishwick [and] Michael T. Marsden

Heroes of popular culture., Edited by Ray B. Browne, Marshall Fishwick [and] Michael T. Marsden

Label
Heroes of popular culture.
Title
Heroes of popular culture.
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Ray B. Browne, Marshall Fishwick [and] Michael T. Marsden
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Browne, Ray B.
Dewey number
309.1/73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.B87
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1923-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fishwick, Marshall W.
  • Marsden, Michael T
Series statement
Probings in popular culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes
  • Popular culture
Label
Heroes of popular culture., Edited by Ray B. Browne, Marshall Fishwick [and] Michael T. Marsden
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Fishwick, M. Prologue.--Fishwick, M. Heroic style in America.--MacFadden, F. The pop pantheon.--Coad, B. E. The Alger hero.--Piper, H. D. Dick Whittington and the middle class dream of success.--Mehlmann, M. Hero of the 30's-- the tenant farmer.--Smith, Jr., L. T. Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth and the changing image of the athletic hero.--O'Connor, G. Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio?--Cummings, R. The Superbowl society.--Hopkins, A. Contemporary heroism-- vitality in defeat.--Kane, P. Perry Mason: modern culture hero.--McLuhan, M. The popular hero and anti-hero.--Rodnitzky, J. A pacifist St. Joan-- the odyssey of Joan Baez.--Lohof, B. The Bacharach phenomenon.--Stupple, D. A hero for the times.--Stevens, J. The dog as hero.--Browne, R. B. Epilogue
Control code
000129551
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
190 p.
Isbn
9780879720445
Lccn
72088413
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000129551
  • (OCoLC)00508486
Label
Heroes of popular culture., Edited by Ray B. Browne, Marshall Fishwick [and] Michael T. Marsden
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Fishwick, M. Prologue.--Fishwick, M. Heroic style in America.--MacFadden, F. The pop pantheon.--Coad, B. E. The Alger hero.--Piper, H. D. Dick Whittington and the middle class dream of success.--Mehlmann, M. Hero of the 30's-- the tenant farmer.--Smith, Jr., L. T. Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth and the changing image of the athletic hero.--O'Connor, G. Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio?--Cummings, R. The Superbowl society.--Hopkins, A. Contemporary heroism-- vitality in defeat.--Kane, P. Perry Mason: modern culture hero.--McLuhan, M. The popular hero and anti-hero.--Rodnitzky, J. A pacifist St. Joan-- the odyssey of Joan Baez.--Lohof, B. The Bacharach phenomenon.--Stupple, D. A hero for the times.--Stevens, J. The dog as hero.--Browne, R. B. Epilogue
Control code
000129551
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
190 p.
Isbn
9780879720445
Lccn
72088413
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000129551
  • (OCoLC)00508486

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