An American Icon

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  • Author : Winifred Morgan
  • Publisher : University of Delaware Press
  • Pages : 225 pages
  • ISBN : 9780874133073
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An American Icon

An American Icon
  • Author : Winifred Morgan
  • Publisher : University of Delaware Press
  • Release : 04 December 1988
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The top hat and stars and stripes that characterize Uncle Sam today were first worn by Yankee actors portraying Brother Jonathan. This book explores the complex emblematic function of the Brother Jonathan figure and its changing meaning through the decades and in a multitude of popular media.

American Icon

American Icon
  • Author : Bryce G. Hoffman
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release : 13 March 2012
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The inside story of the epic turnaround of Ford Motor Company under the leadership of CEO Alan Mulally. At the end of 2008, Ford Motor Company was just months away from running out of cash. With the auto industry careening toward ruin, Congress offered all three Detroit automakers a bailout. General Motors and Chrysler grabbed the taxpayer lifeline, but Ford decided to save itself. Under the leadership of charismatic CEO Alan Mulally, Ford had already put together a bold plan to

American Icon

American Icon
  • Author : Teri Thompson,Nathaniel Vinton,Michael O'Keeffe,Christian Red
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Release : 12 May 2009
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It was an epic downfall. In twenty-four seasons pitcher Roger Clemens put together one of the greatest careers baseball has ever seen. Seven Cy Young Awards, two World Series championships, and 354 victories made him a lock for the Hall of Fame. But on December 13, 2007, the Mitchell Report laid waste to all that. Accusations that Clemens relied on steroids and human growth hormone provided and administered by his former trainer, Brian McNamee, have put Clemens in the crosshairs of a Justice

Cheerleader An American Icon

Cheerleader   An American Icon
  • Author : Natalie Guice Adams,Pamela Jean Bettis
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
  • Release : 15 September 2015
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Entertainers or athletes? Leaders or losers? Cheerleaders, numbering 3.8 million in the United States alone, are part of everyone's school memories. Looking beyond the poms and megaphones, Cheerleader! An American Icon explores how the sport reflects our shifting beliefs about athletics, entertainment, gender, and national identity. Natalie Guice Adams and Pamela J. Bettis trace cheerleading's history, from its inception 135 years ago as a male leadership activity, through the sassy era epitomized by the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, to its current incarnation as

An American Icon in Puerto Rico

An American Icon in Puerto Rico
  • Author : Emily R. Aguiló-Pérez
  • Publisher : Berghahn Books
  • Release : 11 February 2022
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Since her creation in 1959, Barbie has become an icon of femininity to girls all over the world. In this study, author Emily R. Aguiló-Pérez focuses on a group of multigenerational Puerto Rican women and girls, exploring how playing with Barbie dolls as children has impacted their lives. By documenting the often-complicated relationships girls have with Barbie dolls, Aguiló-Pérez highlights the ways through which women and girls construct their own identities in relation to femininity, body image,

Breaux an American Icon

Breaux  an American Icon
  • Author : Mac Kinnon
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 01 February 2010
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Everything Breaux had, he earned. He accepted responsibility for his actions and trusted God on a daily basis for everything. He despised the government and all of the laws that took away his freedom. Breaux was the genuine 'Free American Spirit'

Abraham Flexner a Flawed American Icon

Abraham Flexner  a Flawed American Icon
  • Author : Michael Nevins
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release : 20 October 2010
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When Abraham Flexner died in 1959 at age 92, a New York Times obituary declared, no other American of his time contributed more to the welfare of his country and of humanity in general. Flexners famous Report in 1910 and his subsequent work at the Rockefeller Foundation helped transform American medical education from crude to world leader. Later, as founding director of the Institute for Advanced Study he attracted Albert Einstein and other luminaries to Princeton. Notwithstanding these achievements, Flexner was hypercritical of

Amelia Earhart The Turbulent Life of an American Icon

Amelia Earhart  The Turbulent Life of an American Icon
  • Author : Kathleen C. Winters
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release : 23 November 2010
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When Amelia Earhart disappeared over the Pacific in 1937, she was at the height of her fame. Fascination with Earhart remains just as strong today, as her mysterious disappearance continues to inspire speculation. In this nuanced and often surprising biography, acclaimed aviation historian Kathleen C. Winters moves beyond the caricature of the spunky, precocious pilot to offer a more complex portrait. Drawing on a wealth of contemporary accounts, airline records, and other original research, this book reveals a flawed heroine who

The Liberty Bell and Its Legacy An Encyclopedia of an American Icon in U S History and Culture

The Liberty Bell and Its Legacy  An Encyclopedia of an American Icon in U S  History and Culture
  • Author : John R. Vile
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 31 January 2020
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This A-Z encyclopedia will survey the history, meaning, and enduring impact of the Liberty Bell in American culture. This title provides a one-stop resource for understanding the fascinating history and enduring importance of the Liberty Bell in the fabric of American culture, from the pre-Revolutionary War era to the present day. The encyclopedia explains key concepts, principles, and intellectual influences in the creation and display of the Liberty Bell, profiles its creators and leading champions, and surveys the place of

American Icon

American Icon
  • Author : Pat Booth
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 04 December 2022
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Finding amazing success as a publisher and domestic businesswoman, former model Kate realizes the cost of her triumphs when subsequent events lead to marital infidelities and a tragic accident. Reprint.

George Washington

George Washington
  • Author : Barbara J. Mitnick,William S. Ayres,H. Nichols B. Clark,Museums at Stony Brook,Brandywine River Museum,David Meschutt,William D. Moore,Raymond H. Robinson,John D. Hamilton,Barry Schwartz,Mark Thistlethwaite
  • Publisher : Hudson Hills
  • Release : 04 December 1999
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Icons of Black America

Icons of Black America
  • Author : Matthew C. Whitaker
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 04 December 2022
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This stunning collection of essays illuminates the lives and legacies of the most famous and powerful individuals, groups, and institutions in African American history. * 100 alphabetically arranged profiles, each accompanied by a photograph

Icons of American Cooking

Icons of American Cooking
  • Author : Elizabeth S. Demers Ph.D.,Victor W. Geraci
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 08 March 2011
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Discover how these contemporary food icons changed the way Americans eat through the fascinating biographical profiles in this book. • Provides 24 intriguing, biographical entries detailing the lives of some of America's greatest food and cooking pioneers and institutions • Includes contributions from 18 distinguished scholars, librarians, and journalists • Offers key insight into childhood and family, education, career trajectory and triumphs, and legacy • Numerous sidebars offer intriguing quotations, sample menus, and excerpts from writings • Suggestions for further reading follow each profile