Book , Print in English

Cold War holidays : American tourism in France

Christopher Endy.
  • Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2004.
  • xii, 286 pages : illustrations; 25 cm.
Subjects
Series
Contents
  • Consumerism, the Cold War, and globalization
  • Rationed pleasure : leisure before and after the war
  • Fellow travelers : the rise of tourism in U.S. foreign policy
  • Radiance or colonization? : French divisions over American tourism
  • Making France safe for middle-class Americans : the Marshall Plan and the French hotel industry
  • Pleasure with a purpose : the struggle to create an Atlantic community
  • The ugly American : the travel boom and the debate over mass culture
  • The rude French : modernity and hospitality in De Gaulle's France
  • The dollar challenge : the persistence of consumerism in the 1960s.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [261]-275) and index.
ISBN
  • 0807828718 (alk. paper)
  • 0807855480 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2003024661
  • OCLC: 53441442

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