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The century

Author: Peter Jennings; Todd Brewster
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©1998.
Series: Civil rights, race & gender (Booknotes); History (Booknotes); Media & communications (Booknotes)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Century presents history as it was lived, and as it will be remembered for the next hundred years. Here is a keepsake volume destined to be an essential part of every family's library: an epic journey through the last hundred years, whose heroes are our grandparents, our parents, ourselves.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Jennings; Todd Brewster
ISBN: 0385483279 9780385483278
OCLC Number: 38551039
Description: xiv, 606 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Seeds of change 1901-1914 --
Shell shock 1914-1919 --
Boom to bust 1920-1929 --
Stormy weather 1929-1936 --
Over the edge 1936-1941 --
Global nightmare 1941-1945 --
An uneasy peace 1946-1952 --
Mass markets 1953-1961 --
Into the streets 1961-1969 --
Years of doubt 1969-1981 --
New morning 1981-1989 --
Machine dreams 1989-1999.
Series Title: Civil rights, race & gender (Booknotes); History (Booknotes); Media & communications (Booknotes)
Responsibility: Peter Jennings and Todd Brewster ; photographs edited by Katherine Bourbeau.
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The Century presents history as it was lived, and as it will be remembered for the next hundred years. Here is a keepsake volume destined to be an essential part of every family's library: an epic journey through the last hundred years, whose heroes are our grandparents, our parents, ourselves.

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