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Browne, Ray B. (Ray Broadus) 1922-2009

Overview
Works: 122 works in 475 publications in 1 language and 28,641 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  History  Conference papers and proceedings  Juvenile works  Biography  Dictionaries  Sources  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: E169.1, 052
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Most widely held works about Ray B Browne
 
Most widely held works by Ray B Browne
Journal of popular culture by Popular Culture Association( )

in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rituals and ceremonies in popular culture( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New voices in American studies by Ray B Browne( Book )

14 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen essays presented at the 1965 Midwest Conference on Literature, History, Popular Culture and Folklore, showing the interrelation of the different disciplines in those subjects
Themes and directions in American literature; essays in honor of Leon Howard by Ray B Browne( Book )

11 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiers of American culture by Virgil Llewellyn Lokke( Book )

12 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Icons of America( Book )

9 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)."
Contemporary heroes and heroines( Book )

in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brief profiles of more than 100 contemporary men and women from all walks of life whose activities reflect heroic traits
The Celtic cross : studies in Irish culture and literature by Ray B Browne( Book )

13 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Papers ... with two exceptions ... read at the first conference of the American Committee for Irish studies, held at Purdue University in 1963."
The guide to United States popular culture( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Melville's drive to humanism by Ray B Browne( Book )

7 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Critical approaches to American literature by Ray B Browne( Book )

5 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Popular culture and the expanding consciousness by Ray B Browne( Book )

6 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Civil War and Reconstruction by Ray B Browne( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 527 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the popular culture of the Civil War and Reconstruction era, examining how Americans coped with the trials and tribulations of the period
Dimensions of detective fiction by Larry N Landrum( Book )

9 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Icons of popular culture by Marshall W Fishwick( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 1973 in English and held by 480 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Murder on the reservation : American Indian crime fiction : aims and achievements by Ray B Browne( Book )

10 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The detective as historian : history and art in historical crime fiction by Ray B Browne( Book )

12 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The crime fiction examined here covers virtually all of recorded history - from ancient Egypt through classical Greece and Rome; from medieval Europe through nineteenth-century England and America. The essays in this collection analyze and evaluate these works and demonstrate that they are not only gripping stories in their own right, but also the nerve center for historians of all stripes - from the professional to the most casual minded - to learn about past societies. People of the past appear with all their pretenses down and their acts of violence laid bare."--Jacket
Voices of Civil War America : contemporary accounts of daily life by Lawrence A Kreiser( Book )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses primary documents to highlight the daily lives of ordinary Americans--Union and Confederate, black and white, soldier and civilian--during the Civil War and Reconstruction
The many tongues of literacy by Ray B Browne( Book )

6 editions published between 1972 and 1992 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hollywood as historian : American film in a cultural context by Peter C Rollins( )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Motion picture images have influenced the American mind since the earliest days of film, and many thoughtful people are becoming ever more concerned about that influence, as about the pervasive influence of television. In eras of economic instability and international conflict, the film industry has not hesitated to use motion pictures for definite propaganda purposes. During less troubled times, the American citizen's ability to deal with political and social issues has been enhanced or thwarted by images absorbed in the nation's theatres. Hollywood As Historian tracks the interaction of Ame
 
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Rituals and ceremonies in popular culture
Alternative Names
Broadus Browne, Ray 1922-2009

Browne, Ray.

Browne, Ray B.

Browne, Ray B. 1922-2009

Browne, Ray B. (Ray Broadus)

Browne, Ray Broadus 1922-2009

Ray Broadus Browne

Languages
English (156)

Covers
Icons of AmericaContemporary heroes and heroinesThe guide to United States popular cultureThe Civil War and ReconstructionMurder on the reservation : American Indian crime fiction : aims and achievementsThe detective as historian : history and art in historical crime fictionVoices of Civil War America : contemporary accounts of daily lifeThe many tongues of literacyHollywood as historian : American film in a cultural context