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Boom! : talking about the sixties

Author: Tom Brokaw
Publisher: New York : Random House Inc, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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Examines the tumultuous 1960s, a decade that saw the rise of the rebellious children of the greatest generation, to reveal how American social, political, economic, and cultural institutions were transformed by an era of dramatic change.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Tom Brokaw; Tom Brokaw
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Brokaw
ISBN: 9780812975116 0812975111
OCLC Number: 212856510
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxiii, 662 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm + 1 DVD
Contents: Introduction: What Was That All About? --
Part 1 Something's Happening Here 1 --
Part 2 Aftershocks: Consequences, Intended and Otherwise 283 --
Part 3 Reflections: Seeing What Connects 563.
Responsibility: Tom Brokaw.

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Examines the tumultuous 1960s, a decade that saw the rise of the rebellious children of the greatest generation, to reveal how American social, political, economic, and cultural institutions were transformed by an era of dramatic change.

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