All-American Ads 50S (Specials S.)

All-American Ads 50S (Specials S.)

Autor : Jim Heimann
Geschlecht : Bücher, Film, Kunst & Kultur, Architektur,
lesen : 2652
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Dateigröße : 14.69 MB
Format : PDF, ePub

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All-American Ads 50S (Specials S.)

Amazon.de Second in a series of books featuring advertising by era, All-American Ads of the 50s offers page after page of products that made up the happy-days decade. The start of the cold war spurred a buying frenzy and a craze for new technology that required ad campaigns to match. The nuclear age left its mark all over the advertisements, with a spotlight on planes, rockets, and even mushroom clouds. Shiny, big, beautiful cars abound, styled to keep up with the space age. Editor Jim Heimann, in his essay 'From Poodles to Presley, Americans Enter the Atomic Age,' explains: 'Car designers came up with exaggerated tail fins for automobiles to express this new accelerated speed.' Modernist home interiors look slick and shiny with their molded plastic furniture and linoleum floors. While clothing and furniture styles look strangely contemporary--a testament to our current obsession with vintage--some things have definitely changed. A baby sells Marlboro cigarettes! Also included are chapters on movies, food, and travel. --J.P. Cohen Synopsis What a time to buy: from 1945-55 the productivity rate rose 2% per year and by 1960, a record 32.8 million prospering Americans were furnishing yards, garages, and houses, often with things pink. And like the suburbia into which Americans were sprawling, objects got big: sofas became long suites of cushions, cars grew fins, and ovens and refrigerat

Puzzlebuch Feuerwehr

Puzzlebuch Feuerwehr

Autor : Edition Trötsch
Geschlecht : Bücher, Politik & Geschichte, Gesellschaft,
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Dateigröße : 8.64 MB
Postkarten Aus Der Dunkelheit

Postkarten Aus Der Dunkelheit

Autor : Torsten Sträter
Geschlecht : Bücher, Literatur & Fiktion, Unterhaltungsliteratur,
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Herunterladen : 1885
Dateigröße : 12.53 MB
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Autor : Ellie Engel
Geschlecht : Bücher, Kinderbücher, Märchen, Fabeln & Sagen,
lesen : 1950
Herunterladen : 1625
Dateigröße : 10.80 MB