The Resource Rich : the rise and fall of American wealth culture, Larry Samuel

Rich : the rise and fall of American wealth culture, Larry Samuel

Label
Rich : the rise and fall of American wealth culture
Title
Rich
Title remainder
the rise and fall of American wealth culture
Statement of responsibility
Larry Samuel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As Americans, we have been taught to be obsessed with money and the people who have it. We are curious about what they buy, where they vacation, and what separates them from the rest of us. Rich puts the American obsession with all things money into much-needed perspective and context, exposing the origins of the upper class. The book traces the history of the American rich from 1920 up to today, examining the who, what, when, where, and why of the wealthy elite. With its hundreds of compelling, real-life stories, Rich offers a fascinating window into this world few ever see. Samuel delves int
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.5/2340973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.W4
LC item number
S26 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Rich : the rise and fall of American wealth culture, Larry Samuel
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
This side of paradise, 1920-1929 -- Brother, can you spare a dime? 1930-1945 -- If I were a rich man, 1946-1964 -- Lord, won't you buy me a Mercedes-Benz? 1965-1979 -- Lifestyles of the rich and famous, 1980-1994 -- Who wants to be a millionaire? 1995-
Control code
ocn436084323
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (308 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814413630
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9e9f22a3-2367-43ab-8736-79ae90887a90
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24416873
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)436084323
  • pebcs0814413633

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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