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The Resource Guest list : how Manhattan defined American sophistication : from the Algonquin Round Table to Truman Capote's ball, Ethan Mordden

Guest list : how Manhattan defined American sophistication : from the Algonquin Round Table to Truman Capote's ball, Ethan Mordden

Label
Guest list : how Manhattan defined American sophistication : from the Algonquin Round Table to Truman Capote's ball
Title
Guest list
Title remainder
how Manhattan defined American sophistication : from the Algonquin Round Table to Truman Capote's ball
Statement of responsibility
Ethan Mordden
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
974.7/1
Index
no index present
LC call number
F128.5
LC item number
.M83 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Guest list : how Manhattan defined American sophistication : from the Algonquin Round Table to Truman Capote's ball, Ethan Mordden
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Did Mrs. Astor attend? -- The 1920s -- Grand hotel : the Round Table -- Dorothy Parker and Edna Ferbe : the loneliness of smarty -- The marriage(s) of the century -- The 1930s -- Jimmy Walker, Fiorello La Guardia, and the war of the minorities -- I cabaret'd last night : Ethel Waters and the Black emergence in show business -- The 1940s -- Wise guys -- Dorothy Thompson : man's work -- Culture for free -- Who killed society? -- The 1950s -- The war on the column -- The 1960s -- Cole Porter : and you'll rate with all the great swells -- Truman Capote and the war of the writers -- The ball of the century
Control code
ocn555656435
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780312540241
Lccn
2010037255
System control number
(OCoLC)555656435
Label
Guest list : how Manhattan defined American sophistication : from the Algonquin Round Table to Truman Capote's ball, Ethan Mordden
Publication
Contents
Did Mrs. Astor attend? -- The 1920s -- Grand hotel : the Round Table -- Dorothy Parker and Edna Ferbe : the loneliness of smarty -- The marriage(s) of the century -- The 1930s -- Jimmy Walker, Fiorello La Guardia, and the war of the minorities -- I cabaret'd last night : Ethel Waters and the Black emergence in show business -- The 1940s -- Wise guys -- Dorothy Thompson : man's work -- Culture for free -- Who killed society? -- The 1950s -- The war on the column -- The 1960s -- Cole Porter : and you'll rate with all the great swells -- Truman Capote and the war of the writers -- The ball of the century
Control code
ocn555656435
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780312540241
Lccn
2010037255
System control number
(OCoLC)555656435

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