Download PDF by Karen M. Dunak: As Long as We Both Shall Love: The White Wedding in Postwar

By Karen M. Dunak

ISBN-10: 0814737811

ISBN-13: 9780814737811

ISBN-10: 1479858358

ISBN-13: 9781479858354

In As lengthy as We either Shall Love, Karen M. Dunak presents a nuanced background of the yank marriage ceremony and its celebrants. mixing an research of movie, fiction, ads, and prescriptive literature with own perspectives from letters, diaries, essays, and oral histories, Dunak demonstrates the ways that the fashionable marriage ceremony epitomizes a various and consumerist tradition and goals to bare an ongoing debate concerning the energy of peer tradition, media, and in America. 

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