My Times and Life: A Historian's Progress through a Contentious Age [NOOK Book]

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Morton Keller recounts his "not extraordinary life played out in quite extraordinary times"—from the Great Depression through World War Two, the cold war, the sixties, and 9/11. A classic American saga of respectable achievement from relatively humble origins, his life through eight-plus decades as a dues-paying member of the middle class resonates beyond the individual to echo the experiences, the beliefs, and the values of his generation.
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My Times and Life: A Historian's Progress through a Contentious Age

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Overview

Morton Keller recounts his "not extraordinary life played out in quite extraordinary times"—from the Great Depression through World War Two, the cold war, the sixties, and 9/11. A classic American saga of respectable achievement from relatively humble origins, his life through eight-plus decades as a dues-paying member of the middle class resonates beyond the individual to echo the experiences, the beliefs, and the values of his generation.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780817911867
  • Publisher: Hoover Institution Press
  • Publication date: 12/1/2010
  • Series: Hoover Institution Press Publication
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 162
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Morton Keller is a professor emeritus in history at Brandeis University and a legal and political historian.
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Table of Contents


Introduction

Chapter One
Beginnings

Chapter Two
War and Peace

Chapter Three
Up and Out

Chapter Four
Riding the Wave

Chapter Five
Family Matters

Chapter Six
The Late Middle Ages

Chapter Seven
After All

About the Author
Index
Photo Section

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