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The Resource Supreme city : how Jazz Age Manhattan gave birth to modern America, Donald L. Miller

Supreme city : how Jazz Age Manhattan gave birth to modern America, Donald L. Miller

Label
Supreme city : how Jazz Age Manhattan gave birth to modern America
Title
Supreme city
Title remainder
how Jazz Age Manhattan gave birth to modern America
Statement of responsibility
Donald L. Miller
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An award-winning historian surveys the astonishing cast of characters who helped turn Manhattan into the world capital of commerce, communication and entertainment
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Donald L.
Dewey number
974.7/1043
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F128.5
  • F128.5
LC item number
  • .M54 2014
  • .M54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Supreme city : how Jazz Age Manhattan gave birth to modern America, Donald L. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 587-729) and index
Contents
The Jimmy Walker era -- Power and politics. A test for Tammany ; Jimmy Walker's New York -- Crime and Prohibition. too good to be true ; Owney Madden ; "The night club era" ; "He did it alone" -- The making of modern Manhattan. Revenue plucked from the air ; Street of dreams ; Vanishing social citadels ; The woman's city ; Fred French ; Masters of the skyline ; The silver spire ; The magic carpet -- Bringing in the future. Sarnoff ; Paley ; Jazz Age baby ; Sluggers ; Tex ; Pursuits ; visions ; Highway under the Hudson ; Poet in steel ; A school of minnows -- Jazz Age icons. Music is my mistress ; Master of allure ; A bag of plums -- Blue skies
Control code
sky256092808
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 763 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416550198
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013020154
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Supreme city : how Jazz Age Manhattan gave birth to modern America, Donald L. Miller
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 587-729) and index
Contents
The Jimmy Walker era -- Power and politics. A test for Tammany ; Jimmy Walker's New York -- Crime and Prohibition. too good to be true ; Owney Madden ; "The night club era" ; "He did it alone" -- The making of modern Manhattan. Revenue plucked from the air ; Street of dreams ; Vanishing social citadels ; The woman's city ; Fred French ; Masters of the skyline ; The silver spire ; The magic carpet -- Bringing in the future. Sarnoff ; Paley ; Jazz Age baby ; Sluggers ; Tex ; Pursuits ; visions ; Highway under the Hudson ; Poet in steel ; A school of minnows -- Jazz Age icons. Music is my mistress ; Master of allure ; A bag of plums -- Blue skies
Control code
sky256092808
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 763 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416550198
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013020154
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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