Land of Desire: Merchants, Power, and the Rise of a New American Culture

Land of Desire: Merchants, Power, and the Rise of a New American Culture

William R. Leach


This huge paintings of cultural heritage used to be nominated for a countrywide ebook Award. It chronicles America's transformation, starting in 1880, right into a country of shoppers, dedicated to a cult of convenience, physically health, and never-ending acquisition. 24 pages of pictures.

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