Civil Unrest in the 1960s by Wil Mara

Civil Unrest in the 1960s: Riots and Their Aftermath (Perspectives on) by Wil Mara
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Overview: This intriguing series takes a look at major events throughout U.S history through the eyes of those who lived to witness them.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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The 1960s by way of Timothy Maga

The 1960s (Eyewitness History) by way of Timothy Maga
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Overview: Whether they voted for Kennedy or no longer, maximum Americans have been able for a metamorphosis in 1960. From politics to the leisure business, each the rustic’s leaders and fans sought new instructions, heroes, and missions. The postwar generation needed to come to an finish someday, and the 1960s represented that transition to greatness. JFK served as the primary chief of this uncharted trail to the "New Frontier." From the top of racism and poverty to an American at the Moon, for some time it gave the impression that the rest was once imaginable. But truth quickly recommended one thing other. The 1960s covers the gamut of this explosive and thrilling decade – from the chilly struggle days of the Cuban Missile Crisis to the assassinations of JFK, RFK, and Martin Luther King, Jr. to the Vietnam War; from the Beach Boys to the Beatles to the Rolling Stones, from Hippies and Yippies to race riots and Kent State. In the phrases of Americans who skilled the foremost occasions and problems with the last decade, The 1960s gifts the tale of certainly one of America’s maximum tumultuous ancient classes.
Designed to pique the pursuits of the curious pupil and basic reader, The 1960s provides a fundamental narrative in addition to an exam of the probing questions of the time. In the structure of the eyewitness History sequence, the folks of the time discuss for themselves, describing occasions as they noticed them. Among the ones whose testimonies are given are Richard M. Nixon, Sargent Shriver, Robert McNamara, James Meredith, Bill Bosby, Mary Wilson of the Supremes, John Lennon, and Constance Baker Motley. An introductory segment to every bankruptcy supplies an summary of the historical past and a chronology offers explicit month-by-month listings of every 12 months’s main match. In appendixes, the readers acquire get entry to to full-text and excerpts of essential paperwork in addition to temporary biographies of main personalities. A surprising number of pictures and photographs is unfold all through the quantity, complementing the attractive textual content.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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The 1960s through Timothy Maga

The 1960s (Eyewitness History) through Timothy Maga
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Overview: Whether they voted for Kennedy or no longer, maximum Americans have been able for a transformation in 1960. From politics to the leisure trade, each the rustic’s leaders and fans sought new instructions, heroes, and missions. The postwar technology needed to come to an finish someday, and the 1960s represented that transition to greatness. JFK served as the primary chief of this uncharted trail to the "New Frontier." From the tip of racism and poverty to an American at the Moon, for some time it gave the impression that the rest was once imaginable. But truth quickly advised one thing other. The 1960s covers the gamut of this explosive and thrilling decade – from the chilly warfare days of the Cuban Missile Crisis to the assassinations of JFK, RFK, and Martin Luther King, Jr. to the Vietnam War; from the Beach Boys to the Beatles to the Rolling Stones, from Hippies and Yippies to race riots and Kent State. In the phrases of Americans who skilled the key occasions and problems with the last decade, The 1960s gifts the tale of considered one of America’s maximum tumultuous ancient sessions.
Designed to pique the pursuits of the curious scholar and basic reader, The 1960s gives a elementary narrative in addition to an exam of the probing questions of the time. In the structure of the eyewitness History sequence, the folk of the time discuss for themselves, describing occasions as they noticed them. Among the ones whose testimonies are given are Richard M. Nixon, Sargent Shriver, Robert McNamara, James Meredith, Bill Bosby, Mary Wilson of the Supremes, John Lennon, and Constance Baker Motley. An introductory segment to every bankruptcy supplies an summary of the historical past and a chronology provides particular month-by-month listings of every 12 months’s main match. In appendixes, the readers acquire get entry to to full-text and excerpts of essential paperwork in addition to temporary biographies of main personalities. A shocking choice of images and pictures is unfold all over the quantity, complementing the enticing textual content.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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The Third World In The Global 1960s …

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The Third World in the Global 1960s (Protest, Culture & Society)

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Fashions Of A Decade: The 1960s

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