The 50s : the story of a decade
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|Kirtland Community College Library||E 169.12 .A187 2015||30775305501752||General Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780679644811
- ISBN: 0679644814
- ISBN: 9780679644828 (ebook)
xvii, 764 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Random House, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Part one. American scenes / a note by Elizabeth Kolbert. Success (on Jackie Robinson, V salesman) / John Graham and Rex Lardner -- Fallout (on radioactive debris) / Daniel Lang -- Ahab and nemesis (on Rocky Marciano vs. Archie Moore) / A.J. Liebling -- Mr. Hunter's grave (on a Staten Island cemetery) / Joseph Mitchell -- The cherubs are rumbling (on juvenile gangs) / Walter Bernstein --|
|Summary, etc.:||A look back at the 1950s chronicles the tensions and innovations that lay behind the decade's more placid surface during a time of prosperity and contradiction.|
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|Subject:||United States Civilization 1945-