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Ravens in the storm : a personal history of the 1960s antiwar movement

Autor: Carl Oglesby
Editora: New York : Scribner, ©2008.
Edição/Formato   Livro : Biografia : Inglês : 1st Scribner hardcover edVer todas as edições e formatos
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In 1964, almost by accident, Carl Oglesby became president of the now-legendary protest movement Students for a Democratic Society (SDS). Here, he shares the triumphs and tribulations of an organization that burgeoned across America, only to collapse in the face of surveillance by the U.S. government and infighting. Oglesby spoke on the same platform as Coretta Scott King and Benjamin Spock at the 1965 antiwar  Ler mais...
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Gênero/Forma: Biography
History
Formato Físico Adicional: Online version:
Oglesby, Carl, 1935-
Ravens in the storm.
New York : Scribner, c2008
(OCoLC)608479830
Online version:
Oglesby, Carl, 1935-
Ravens in the storm.
New York : Scribner, c2008
(OCoLC)609821012
Pessoa Denominada: Carl Oglesby; Carl Oglesby; Carl Oglesby
Tipo de Material: Biografia
Tipo de Documento: Livro
Todos os Autores / Contribuintes: Carl Oglesby
ISBN: 1416547363 9781416547365 1416547487 9781416547488
Número OCLC: 166373197
Descrição: xiv, 336 p. ; 24 cm.
Conteúdos: A note on memory --
On birds --
pt. I. Taking off. The blue badge of clearance: Ann Arbor, 1963 --
Stumbling on Vietnam: Ann Arbor, 1964 --
The joy of movement: Kewadin, 1965 --
The bourgeois gentlemen of Vietnam: Saigon and Hue, 1965 --
Build, not burn!: Washington, D.C., 1965 --
pt. II. Soaring. Build not! Burn!: Champaign-Urbana, 1965 --
Great debates and petty spats: Salt Lake City and Chicago, 1966-67 --
Running with Sartre: Copenhagen and Stockholm, 1967 --
One way to skin a cat: Cowpens, 1968 --
Banned: Atlanta, 1968 --
Cointelpro, anyone?: U.S.A., 1968 --
Finding the radical center: New York, 1968 --
The whole world is watching: Chicago, 1968 --
At Maggie's farm: Indiana, 1968 --
My Cuban fling: Havana, 1968-69 --
Skipping sugar: New York, Chicago, and San Francisco, 1969 --
pt. III. Crashing. Star-chambered in Texas: Austin, 1969 --
Things fall apart: San Francisco and New York, 1969 --
To the chicken coop: Putney and Chicago, 1970 --
From an abandoned Weathermen crash pad: Cambridge, 1970 --
The miracle of Watergate: Washington, D.C., 1972.
Outros Títulos: Personal history of the 1960s antiwar movement
Responsabilidade: Carl Oglesby.

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In a moving and elegiac account that resonates with todays war-dominated America, a leader of the 1960s peace movement describes its spectacular rise and fall.  Ler mais...

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"Oglesby's personal story is an American adventure told with charm, sadness, anger, and comedy. It's a racy read, in perfect pitch with the country-western songs of his southern Baptist roots. A Ler mais...

 
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