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Mad as hell : the crisis of the 1970s and the rise of the populist Right

Author: Dominic Sandbrook
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Sandbrook re-creates the schizophrenic atmosphere of the 1970s, an age when feminists were on the march and the Communists seemed to be winning the Cold War, but also when a new kind of right-wing populism was transforming American politics form the ground up.
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Sandbrook, Dominic.
Mad as hell.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011
(DLC) 2010037726
(OCoLC)630500180
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Dominic Sandbrook
ISBN: 9780307595454 0307595455 1299008690 9781299008694
OCLC Number: 759509239
Notes: "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 506 pages, [16] pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents: pt. 1. Washington, D.C., August 1974 --
Conspiracy theory --
If he's so dumb, how come he's president? --
Archie's guys --
The porno plague --
Interlude: Born to run --
Let's look ferocious --
Southie won't go --
Redneck chic --
The man of a thousand faces --
Interlude: TV's super women --
The weirdo factor --
Reagan country --
The Jimmy and Jerry show --
Washington, D.C, January 1977 --
pat. 2. Mr. Carter goes to Washington --
Interlude: Steeltown, U.S.A. --
Roots and rights --
The sweetheart of the silent majority --
Whatever happened to California? --
Apocalypse now --
Nuke the Ayatollah! --
Interlude: America's team --
Conservatives for change --
Soldiers of God --
To sail against the wind --
Rendezvous with destiny --
Washington, D.C., January 1981.
Responsibility: Dominic Sandbrook.

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Sandbrook re-creates the schizophrenic atmosphere of the 1970s, an age when feminists were on the march and the Communists seemed to be winning the Cold War, but also when a new kind of right-wing populism was transforming American politics form the ground up.

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