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True Story

How a Pulp Empire Remade Mass Media

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$39.95 • £34.95 • €36.95

ISBN 9780674268012

Publication Date: 07/19/2022


320 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

17 photos


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  • Introduction
  • 1. Decades of Fitness in the Dynamic Midwest
  • 2. The Transatlantic Birth of the Physical Culture Publishing Company
  • 3. Circulating Physiques in an Age of Imperialism and Migration
  • 4. Building Up the Nation during the First World War
  • 5. The Sensational Rise of Macfadden Publications Inc.
  • 6. The Great Depression and the Macfadden Market
  • 7. International Issues, Foreign Editions, and the Global Popular
  • 8. From the World of Tomorrow to the American Century
  • Epilogue: Pulp Empire Today
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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