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Author Adams, Mark, 1967-

Title Mr. America : how muscular millionaire Bernarr Macfadden transformed the nation through sex, salad, and the ultimate starvation diet / Mark Adams.

Publication Info. New York : Harper, [2009]
©2009

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  BIO MCFADDEN    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  B MACFADDEN    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  B MACFADDEN    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description viii, 292 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [263]-279) and index.
Contents Little orphan Bernie -- Great awakening -- Go East, young man -- Strong opinions -- Utopia, New Jersey -- Health guru -- Mary -- Lost crusader -- Nothing but the truth -- Porno-graphic -- Extra! extra! -- Fame, fortune, fascism -- New deals -- Empire builder -- Macfadden for Senate -- Paradise lost.
Subject Macfadden, Bernarr, 1868-1955.
Macfadden, Bernarr, 1868-1955 -- Influence.
Physical education and training -- United States -- Biography.
Health reformers -- United States -- Biography.
Physical fitness -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Bodybuilding -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Health attitudes -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Publishers and publishing -- United States -- Biography.
Periodicals -- Publishing -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Millionaires -- United States -- Biography.
Added Title Mister America
ISBN 9780060594756
0060594756
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