eBook American Counterculture of the 1960s, 1st Edition

  • Richard Brownell
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  • ISBN-10: 1420505866
  • ISBN-13: 9781420505863
  • DDC: 306.1
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released October 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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This volume focuses on the American counterculture of the 1960s and features quotations from sources such as diaries, public records, and contemporary chronicles. Each book in the comprehensive World History series offers a clearly written and visually enhanced overview of an important historical event or period. The series is designed both to acquaint readers with the basics of history and to make them aware that their lives and their own historical era are an intimate part of the ongoing human saga.

Features and Benefits

  • Offering insight into the lives of people who have made an impact in the modern era, People in the News volumes are sure to be of interest to students researching current topics and popular culture.
  • Sidebars, visual time lines, indexes, and annotated bibliographies, which appear in every volume, offer a wealth of additional information as well as provide launching points for further discussion and study.


"The series provides a solid time line, plenty of photographs, sourced quotes, and a list of books and websites for further investigation. Excellent for reports and research."--Booklist, February 2011

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