text Looking for Miss America : a pageant's 100-year quest to define womanhood
- "Looking for Miss America is a fast-paced narrative history of the Miss America pageant from its start as a shocking east coast bathing-beauty revue in 1921 to its recent rebirth as a swimsuit-free "scholarship competition." It introduces the drea... Read more
Introduction. American beauties -- Bathing beauties -- Dreamers -- Seekers -- Achievers -- Resisters -- Trailblazers -- Iconoclasts -- Believers -- Survivors.
- 310 pages, 16 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
- Counterpoint 2020