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The Business of Holidays

ISBN: 1580931502;
Издательство: Monacelli
Страниц: 340

Book DescriptionHoliday celebrations in the United States are a major force driving the nation's approximately $3 trillion retail economy. The commercial culture of holidays extends from the traditional?decorations, costumes, and cards?to the immaterial and ephemeral?phone calls, airline tickets, and department store bills. This colorfully illustrated volume consists of more than thirty-five clever and often satirical essays arranged according to calendar year.