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Author Black, Jonathan, 1943-
Title Making the American body [electronic resource] : the remarkable saga of the men and women whose feats, feuds, and passions shaped fitness history / Jonathan Black.
Publication Info. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, c2013.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Introduction: A Night to Remember; 1. The Shape of History; 2. Selling the Body Beautiful, 1900-1930s; 3. America Shapes Up, 1930s-1950s; 4. The Machine Age, 1960s-1970s; 5. Gotta Move, 1960s-1980s; 6. The Buff Culture, 1970s-1990s; 7. Pumping Up Business, 1980s-1990s; 8. Fitness Today; 9. Why Exercise?; Notes; Index
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on Sept. 13, 2013).
Subject Physical fitness -- United States -- History.
Health attitudes -- United States -- History.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Black, Jonathan Making the American Body : The Remarkable Saga of the Men and Women Whose Feats, Feuds, and Passions Shaped Fitness History Lincoln : UNP - Nebraska,c2013 9780803243705
ISBN 9780803248922
080324892X
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