100 People Who Changed 20th-Century America provides a two-volume encyclopedia of the individuals whose contributions to society made the 20th century what it was. Comprising contributions from 20 academics and experts in their field, the thought-provoking essays examine the men and women who have shaped the modern American cultural experienceachange agents who defined their time period as a result of their talent, imagination, and enterprise. Organized chronologically by the subjects' birthdates, the essays are written to be accessible to the general reader yet provide in-depth information for scholars, ensuring that the work will appeal to many audiences.Her first book, written straight out of graduate school, was Doctor Spock. ... Her most recent books are The Seven Deadly Virtues and Other Lively Essays ( creative nonfiction 2008), and Writers without ... SHEILA LEWIS, writer, editor, tutor, writing coach, and meditation teacher, is the coauthor of S tress-Proofing Your Childanbsp;...
|Title||:||100 People Who Changed 20th-Century America|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2013-01-07|