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Flapper : A Madcap Story of Sex, Style, Celebrity, and the Women Who Made America Modern
Flapper A Madcap Story of Sex Style Celebrity and the Women Who Made America Modern
Author: Joshua Zeitz
Blithely flinging aside the Victorian manners that kept her disapproving mother corseted, the New Woman of the 1920s puffed cigarettes, snuck gin, hiked her hemlines, danced the Charleston, and necked in roadsters. More important, she earned her own keep, controlled her own destiny, and secured liberties that modern women take for granted. Her n...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781400080533
ISBN-10: 1400080533
Publication Date: 3/14/2006
Pages: 352
Rating:
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3.8 stars, based on 3 ratings
Publisher: Crown
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
Members Wishing: 5
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A great source for historical flapper facts, but also a fun read. The book is not entirely factual, and not boring at all.


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