Cold War America, 1946 to 1990

Cold War America, 1946 to 1990

by Gregory Ross, Ross Gregory
     
 
Through statistical tables, maps, charts, excerpts from period documents, lists, b&w photos and illustrations, and detailed overviews, this work examines aspects of American culture during the 45 years after WWII, a period of drastic political, social, technological, and military change. There is information on diverse topics such as population and immigration,

Overview

Through statistical tables, maps, charts, excerpts from period documents, lists, b&w photos and illustrations, and detailed overviews, this work examines aspects of American culture during the 45 years after WWII, a period of drastic political, social, technological, and military change. There is information on diverse topics such as population and immigration, education, and weather, along with essays on special topics including the Civil Rights movement, capital punishment, and the development of the Internet. Gregory teaches history at Western Michigan University. Balkin runs a literary agency. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816038688
Publisher:
Facts on File, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/28/2003
Series:
Almanacs of American Life Series
Pages:
688
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 11.40(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
14 - 17 Years

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