Secreto 1910: Una palpitante novela de intriga que revela la existencia de un poder oscuro man by Leopoldo Mendívil López | NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
Secreto 1910: Una palpitante novela de intriga que revela la existencia de un poder oscuro man

Secreto 1910: Una palpitante novela de intriga que revela la existencia de un poder oscuro man

by Leopoldo Mendívil López
     
 

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"Well researched and beautifully illustrated. . . . This will be an eye-opening book for people who care to learn more about how, during the dark days of the Great Depression, the political economy was reinvented through mass culture, and how, as a result, Americans came to see themselves in a new way."—Journal of Illinois History
 

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"Well researched and beautifully illustrated. . . . This will be an eye-opening book for people who care to learn more about how, during the dark days of the Great Depression, the political economy was reinvented through mass culture, and how, as a result, Americans came to see themselves in a new way."—Journal of Illinois History
 
"This book on Chicago's second big show is a welcome addition to world’s fairs collections. Recommended."—Choice

"With graceful prose and beautiful illustrations, Ganz demonstrates the fair's central themes of modernist architectural design, financial economy, and material progress."—The Journal of American History
 
"Engaging social and cultural history."—Illinois Times

"A highly analytical social and cultural history of the 1933 Chicago World's Fair containing many wonderful illustrations."—Left History
 
"A formidable history. . . . This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of the fair not simply from the perspective of its architecture . . . but from the perspective of women's history, ethnic history, and the social and political background of organizers."—Indiana Magazine of History

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9786073104678
Publisher:
Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial México
Publication date:
06/01/2011
Sold by:
PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE GRUPO EDITORIAL
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,069,342
File size:
878 KB

Meet the Author

Leopoldo Mendívil López es un escritor mexicano nacido en 1970. Estudió comunicación en la Universidad Iberoamericana. Ha trabajado como publicista en la casa Nautilus-Grupo Elektra; produjo y escribió programas televisivos para la Presidencia de la República y participó como conductor en la serie televisiva El otro México.

Es autor de Psi-Code, una novela sobre los avances científicos del cerebro y los programas secretos de Estados Unidos en la materia, así como del bestseller Secreto 1910 (Grijalbo, 2011).

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