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So clean;lord leverhulme, soap and civilisation

Label
So clean;lord leverhulme, soap and civilisation
Title
So clean;lord leverhulme, soap and civilisation
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book is an unorthodox biography of William Hesketh Lever, 1st Lord Leverhulme (1851-1925), the founder of the Lever Brothers' Sunlight Soap empire. Unlike previous biographies, which have focused on the man's life story and eccentricities, or just considered one aspect of his career, So clean places him squarely in his social and cultural context and is fully informed by recent historical scholarship. Much more than a warts-and-all biography, the book uses Lever as an entry-point for contextualized and comparative essays on the history of advertising; on factory paternalism, town planning,
Cataloging source
YDX
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Leverhulme, William Hesketh Lever
  • Leverhulme, William Hesketh Lever
  • Industrialists
  • Philanthropists
  • Soap trade
  • HISTORY
  • Industrialists
  • Philanthropists
  • Soap trade
  • Great Britain
Label
So clean;lord leverhulme, soap and civilisation
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'So clean': LORD LEVERHULME, SOAP AND CIVILIZATION; Half Title Page; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; 1 The Napoleon of soap; 2 Soft soap and soap operas; 3 Sunlight for the unwashed; 4 Sunlight for savages; 5 Twilight; Select bibliography; Index
Control code
on1007398825
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526130433
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1vwgg96
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1007398825
Label
So clean;lord leverhulme, soap and civilisation
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'So clean': LORD LEVERHULME, SOAP AND CIVILIZATION; Half Title Page; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgements; 1 The Napoleon of soap; 2 Soft soap and soap operas; 3 Sunlight for the unwashed; 4 Sunlight for savages; 5 Twilight; Select bibliography; Index
Control code
on1007398825
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526130433
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1vwgg96
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1007398825

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