In The 1950s From the Korean War to Elvis, Revised Edition, author Stephen Feinstein describes the triumphs, tragedies, fads, and fashions of the decade. From Jack Kerouac to the Cold War, from Rocky Marciano to rock 'n' roll, Feinstein examines the people and events that made the 1950s one of the most unique periods in American history.
Table of Contents
|Lifestyles, Fashion, and Fads||7|
|The Arts and Entertainment||17|
|Politics at Home and Abroad||33|
|Science, Technology, and Medicine||51|
|Further Reading and Internet Addresses||62|