The Resource The man who designed the future : Norman Bel Geddes and the invention of twentieth-century America, B. Alexandra Szerlip, (electronic resource)

The man who designed the future : Norman Bel Geddes and the invention of twentieth-century America, B. Alexandra Szerlip, (electronic resource)

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The man who designed the future : Norman Bel Geddes and the invention of twentieth-century America
Title
The man who designed the future
Title remainder
Norman Bel Geddes and the invention of twentieth-century America
Statement of responsibility
B. Alexandra Szerlip
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Author
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
"Norman Bel Geddes designed everything from Broadway sets to Chrysler cars; from the first all-weather stadium to Futurama, the prescient 1939 World's Fair exhibit that would go down as the most popular of all time. In The Man Who Designed the Future, B. Alexandra Szerlip tells the astonishing story of a 9th grade dropout with a Midwestern twang who presided over a seismic shift in American culture--a moment in which entertainment became immersive, people became consumers, and the country came to look the way it does today"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Szerlip, Barbara
Dewey number
  • 745.092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
NK1412.G43
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geddes, Norman Bel
  • Designers
  • Design
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
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The man who designed the future : Norman Bel Geddes and the invention of twentieth-century America, B. Alexandra Szerlip, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612195551
Lccn
2016051081
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
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97c96fe6-4b77-42b2-8a1f-3a2a11d3cfe3
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remote
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(OCoLC)962172077
Label
The man who designed the future : Norman Bel Geddes and the invention of twentieth-century America, B. Alexandra Szerlip, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612195551
Lccn
2016051081
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
97c96fe6-4b77-42b2-8a1f-3a2a11d3cfe3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)962172077

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