The Resource Mad women : the other side of life on Madison Avenue in the '60s and beyond, Jane Maas, (electronic resource)

Mad women : the other side of life on Madison Avenue in the '60s and beyond, Jane Maas, (electronic resource)

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Mad women : the other side of life on Madison Avenue in the '60s and beyond
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Mad women
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the other side of life on Madison Avenue in the '60s and beyond
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Jane Maas
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eng
Summary
Mad Women is a tell-all account of life in the New York advertising world of the 1960s and '70s from Jane Maas, a female copywriter who succeeded in the primarily male environment portrayed by the hit TV show Mad Men. Fans of the show are dying to know how accurate it is, did people really have that much sex in the office? Were there really three-martini lunches? Were women really second-class citizens? Jane Maas says the answer to all three questions is unequivocally yes. And her book, based on her own experiences and countless interviews with her peers, gives the full stories, from the junior account man whose wife nearly left him when she found the copy of Screw magazine he'd used to find "entertainment" for a client, to the Ogilvy & Mather agency's legendary annual sex-and-booze-filled Boat Ride, from which it was said no virgin ever returned intact. Wickedly funny and full of juicy inside information, Mad Women also tackles the tougher issues of the era, such as equal pay, rampant jaw-dropping sexism, and the difficult choice many women faced between motherhood and their careers
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Midwest
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Maas, Jane
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other
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Read by Coleen Marlo
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Marlo, Coleen
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  • Women in the advertising industry
  • Advertising executives
  • Advertising
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adult
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Mad women : the other side of life on Madison Avenue in the '60s and beyond, Jane Maas, (electronic resource)
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MWT11305152
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 30 min.))
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9781452625508
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MWT11305152
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11305152
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Label
Mad women : the other side of life on Madison Avenue in the '60s and beyond, Jane Maas, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Color
not applicable
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unknown
Control code
MWT11305152
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 30 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781452625508
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11305152
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unknown
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access
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11305152
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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