The American Myth of Success From Horatio Alger to Norman Vincent Peale

by Richard Weiss

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The American Myth of Success From Horatio Alger to Norman Vincent Peale by Richard Weiss

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An exceptionally perceptive history of the cult of striving and success in American culture written with great clarity, and with a keen sense of the social and intellectual currents of the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries. -- Joseph Boskin, author of Sambo: The Rise and Demise of an American Jester

Book Information

ISBN: 9780252060434
Publication date: 30th June 1988
Author: Richard Weiss
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 288 pages
Categories: History of the Americas,

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