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Americanization of Edward Bok

Edward William Bok

Americanization of Edward Bok

the autobiography of a Dutch boy, fifty years after.

by Edward William Bok

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bok, Edward William, -- 1863-1930.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary edition
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 461 p. pl., port., facs.
    Number of Pages461
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14782156M

    The Americanization of Edward Bok: An Autobiography by Edward Bok A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Rating: % positive.   The Americanization of Edward Bok: the autobiography of a Dutch boy fifty years after. , C. Scribner's sons in English - 12th ed.

    The Americanization of Edward Bok Edward Bok An Explanation An Introduction of Two Persons I. The First Days in America II. The First Job: Fifty Cents a Week III. The Hunger for Self-Education IV. A Presidential Friend and a Boston Pilgrimage V. Going to the Theatre with Longfellow VI. Phillips Brooks's Books and Emerson's Mental Mist VII. A Plunge into Wall . The Americanization of Edward Bok: The autobiography of a Dutch boy fifty years after (Lakeside classics) Hardcover: $ $ The Americanization of Edward Bok: the autobiography of a Dutch boy fifty years after: Paperback: $ $ The Americanization Of Edward Bok: Paperback: $ $

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The Americanization of Edward Bok (his autobiography) is required reading in many schools probably at Harvard as his grandson, Derek Bok, was president of Harvard in recent years!/5(8). Inthe former editor of the Ladies' Home Journal, Edward Bok, published his fascinating memoir, an exceptionally well-written book through which he candidly yet eloquently recounted the step-by-step process of his 'Americanization' from penurious immigrant Dutch boy to affluent pioneering American editor and philanthropist; hence, it is not Americanization of Edward Bok book surprise that the work secured 4/5.

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Bok, Edward William, Title: The Americanization of Edward Bok The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After Language: English: LoC Class: PN: Language and Literatures: Literature: General, Criticism, Collections: Subject: Bok, Edward William, Subject: Ladies' Home Journal Subject: Periodical editors -- United States.

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Bok advocated women's suffrage, saving the environment, public sex education, education on prenatal care and children's health, and BOK (), American Pulitzer Prize-winning author, was born in Den Helder, The Netherlands, and came to the United States in He edited The Ladies Home Journal for 30 years.

As one of Canada’s pre-eminent newspaper and magazine journalists, Allan Fotheringham has met everybody from Bobby Kennedy and Pierre Trudeau to The Beatles and Nelson Mandela.

Born in Hearne, Saskatchewan, inAllan Fotheringham has had a distinguished career/5(3). Bok’s autobiography, The Americanization of Edward Bok (), was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in He devoted the rest of his life to philanthropy and social causes, particularly in the areas of civic improvement and world peace.

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A classic of American autobiography, Bok's memoir won the Pulitzer Prize in Laid in is a card with a holograph sentiment that appears to be in Bok's.

The Americanization of Edward BOK | This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in.

The Americanization of Edward BOK | This Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiography charmingly chronicles the life of Edward Bok, the longtime editor of The Ladies Home Journal and a noted philanthropist.

Bok wrote of his eventful life, "Every life has some interest and significance; mine, perhaps, a special one. The Americanization of Edward BOK | Afterward, Edward found out that, as a matter of fact, it was the President's only copy. Though the boy did not then appreciate this act of consideration, his instinct fortunately led him to copy the speech and leave the original at the President's stopping-place in the morning.

The Americanization of Edward Bok: The Autobiography of a Dutch Boy Fifty Years After Edward William Bok C. Scribner's sons, - Dutch Americans - pages4/5(3). The Americanization of Edward Bok is a fascinating autobiography of a man who truly lived the "American Dream." His family moved from the Netherlands to the United States when he was a young child and he tells us his story of taking every available opportunity to become as "Americanized" as possible/5(3).

Edward William Bok (born Eduard Willem Gerard Cesar Hidde Bok (October 9, - January 9, ) was a Dutch-born American editor and Pulitzer Prize-winning author.

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