The Sixties in America

The Sixties in America


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Baker & Taylor
Features biographies of twenty-six people prominent in the United States during the 1960s, including Rachel Carson, Betty Friedan, Berry Gordy, Jr., John F. Kennedy, Timothy Leary, and Madalyn Murray O'Hair.

Book News
Designed as an accessible resource for high school and beginning undergraduate students, this volume contains biographies of 26 notable figures including Muhammad Ali, Mary Kay Ash, Rachel Carson, Walter Cronkite, Dolores Huerta, Lyndon B. Johnson, the Smothers Brothers and Andy Warhol. A time line, glossary, and bibliography are provided. This volume is part of a three-part resource (though the volumes are sold separately), called the UXL The Sixties in America Reference Library. The other volumes contain an almanac and primary sources. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Detroit : Thomson Gale, 2005
ISBN: 9780787692476
Branch Call Number: REF 920.073 PENDE
Characteristics: lvi, 204 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Pendergast, Sara


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