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Fitness in American culture : images of health, sport, and the body, 1830-1940 /
edited by Kathryn Grover.
imprint
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press ; Rochester, N.Y. : Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum, c1989.
description
viii, 178 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
ISBN
0870236814 (alk. paper) :, 0870236822 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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imprint
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press ; Rochester, N.Y. : Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum, c1989.
isbn
0870236814 (alk. paper) :
0870236822 (pbk. : alk. paper)
contents note
Sport in American life / Donald J. Mrozek -- American advertising and the reconstruction of the body, 1880-1930 / T.J. Jackson Lears -- Iron therapy and tonics / Michael R. Harris -- Eating to win / James C. Whorton -- Healthy, moral, and strong / Roberta J. Park.
general note
Papers presented at a symposium held at the Margaret Woodbury Strong Museum in spring, 1986.
catalogue key
741346
 
Includes bibliographical references.

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