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Fishwick, Marshall William

Overview
Works: 134 works in 379 publications in 2 languages and 15,133 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Church history  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Contributor, Redactor
Classifications: E169.1, 975.5
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Most widely held works about Marshall William Fishwick
 
Most widely held works by Marshall William Fishwick
Lee after the war by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

13 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 1,236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"His army shattered, his cause lost, Lee at the close of the Civil War seemed destined to spend his final years as a prisoner on parole. Yet it is possible that he left a deeper mark on America's history in the four years after Appomattox than during the war." "In this book, Marshall Fishwick, who teaches at Washington and Lee, gives us a close and sympathetic view of the General after the war. His point of view is that of a historian who has lived among the scenes where Lee spent his post-bellum years. The result is a fascinating new interpretation of one of the greatest and most generous men in American history."--Jacket
Jamestown: first English colony by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in English and held by 1,126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the founding of Jamestown which helped England to win Virginia and establish her hold in the New World
American studies in transition by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

31 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virginia: a new look at the Old Dominion by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

11 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Icons of America( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1978 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a democracy, Uncle Sam s icons are of, by, and for everyone. Included in this examination of icons are essays by such scholars as Michael T. Marsden, Earl F. Bargainnier, Edith Mayo, Valerie Carnes, David Skaggs, Fred E. H. Schroeder, Ray Browne, and others. The examined range from symbols of people (George Washington, the Beatles) to places (historic sites, schoolhouses) to things (CB radio, the pinball machine)."
The hero, American style by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

9 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book aims to show how America's heroes reveal the kind of people we are as well as interpret the American experience. The author believes that not only the hero himself, but also his lifestyle, offers the key. The heroes examined include Captain John Smith, Douglas Fairbanks, William Byrd, George Washington, Robert E. Lee, Sergeant York, Woody Guthrie, Daniel Boone, Dan Beard, Horatio Alger, Henry Ford, Buffalo Bill, Mike Hammer, Paul Bunyan, Superman, Walt Whitman and Bob Dylan. The author also deals with heroes of color (Native American and African-American), and views Mickey Mouse as a germinal electronic hero
American heroes, myth and reality by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

9 editions published between 1954 and 1975 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parameters of popular culture by Marshall Fishwick( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and Japanese and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Icons of popular culture by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

11 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clara Barton by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dominant symbols in popular culture( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heroes of popular culture by Ray B Browne( Book )

4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The God pumpers : religion in the electronic age( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great awakenings : popular religion and popular culture by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As religious fervor grows, Dr. Fishwick, a recipient of the Ray and Pat Browne Award for Lifetime Achievement from The American Culture Association, takes a sweeping look at religion in the United States--the country with the highest church attendance in the Western world. Popular religion can take many shapes and forms. It can wax and wane, but it cannot be eliminated or ignored. That is what prompted him to write Great Awakenings: Popular Religion and Popular Culture. He ponders how religion affects American life and popular culture, and why religion has become a major force in cont
Common culture and the great tradition : the case for renewal by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

7 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seven pillars of popular culture by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Hero in transition( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Probing popular culture on and off the Internet by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When it comes to seeing depth and lateral connections in the development of popular culture, nobody exceeds Marshall Fishwick.? -Canadian Psychology In Probing Popular Culture: On and Off the Internet, one of the leading authorities in American and popular culture studies presents an eye-opening examination of the Information Age's influence on what we do, how we live, and who we are. Dr. Marshall Fishwick, author of the textbooks Great Awakenings: Popular Religion and Popular Culture; Popular Culture: Cavespace to Cyberspace; and Popular Culture in a New Age focuses his penetrating gaze upo
Jane Addams by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biography of Jane Addams, highlighting the conditions of the time which were decisive factors in her choice to become a social worker
General Lee's photographer; the life and work of Michael Miley by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

5 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Fishwick

Fishwick 1923-2006

Fishwick, Marshall.

Fishwick, Marshall 1923-

Fishwick, Marshall 1923-2006

Fishwick, Marshall W.

Fishwick, Marshall W. 1923-2006

Fishwick, Marshall W. (Marshall William)

Fishwick, Marshall William

Fishwick, Marshall William 1923-2006

Marshall Fishwick American journalist

Marshall Fishwick Amerikaans journalist (1923-2006)

フィッシュウィック, M

Languages
English (169)

Japanese (2)

Covers
The God pumpers : religion in the electronic ageGreat awakenings : popular religion and popular cultureCommon culture and the great tradition : the case for renewalSeven pillars of popular cultureThe Hero in transitionProbing popular culture on and off the Internet