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Time It Was: American Stories from the Sixties


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What was it like to live through the Sixties?  The writers of these 27 memoirs offer the essence of life and youth in the period. In first-person narratives that range from poignant reminiscences to dramatic adventures, the writers convey what it felt like to land a helicopter in the middle of a firefight in Vietnam, to be beaten and jailed for trying to integrate restaurants in the American South, to run for cover when soldiers opened fire on a campus peace rally in Ohio.  Other stories describe the writers' experiences organizing farm workers with Cesar Chavez, campaigning to elect Barry Goldwater, striking for Free Speech at Berkeley, living in a commune, joining the women's liberation movement, becoming caught up in a religious cult, or camping in the rain at Woodstock.

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Manufacturer:Routledge
Publisher:Routledge
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EAN:9780131840775
Item Weight:1.45 pounds
Item Size:0.9 x 9.1 x 9.1 inches
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Package Size:6.5 x 0.5 x 0.5 inches

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