Coming Apart: An Informal History of America in the 1960's

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Times Books, 1971 - History - 442 pages
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An analysis of the 1960's that brings to light new aspects of that turbulent decade.

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Coming Apart: An Informal History of America in the 1960's

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No decade since the 1920s has reached such mythological heights as the 1960s. O'Neill's 1971 study blows away some of the smokescreen surrounding that turbulent era. Read full review

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O'Neill laments the demise of the "new left," so alive and vibrant in the sixties as our nation crept to the brink over and over. I love the title and it suits the organization of his research ... Read full review

Contents

Eisenhowers Year
3
The Supreme Court
25
Space
51
Copyright

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About the author (1971)

William L. O'Neill is Professor of History at Rutgers University. An authority on World War II, his numerous books include America's Fight at Home and Abroad in World War II and American High: The Years of Confidence, 1945-60.

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