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By Robert W. Rydell

ISBN-10: 0226732401

ISBN-13: 9780226732404

Robert W. Rydell contends that America's early world's gala's truly served to valid racial exploitation at domestic and the production of an empire out of the country. He appears specifically to the "ethnological" monitors of nonwhites—set up through showmen yet recommended via well-liked anthropologists—which lent clinical credibility to renowned racial attitudes and helped construct public help for household and international rules. Rydell's vigorous and thought-provoking research attracts on archival documents, newspaper and journal articles, guidebooks, renowned novels, and oral histories.

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