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The Resource Grand expectations : the United States, 1945-1974, James T. Patterson

Grand expectations : the United States, 1945-1974, James T. Patterson

Label
Grand expectations : the United States, 1945-1974
Title
Grand expectations
Title remainder
the United States, 1945-1974
Statement of responsibility
James T. Patterson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Patterson, James T
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • E173
  • E741
LC item number
.O94 vol. 10
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Oxford history of the United States
Series volume
v. 10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Label
Grand expectations : the United States, 1945-1974, James T. Patterson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 791-802) and index
Contents
Veterans, ethnics, blacks, women -- Unions, liberals, and the state: stalemate -- Booms -- Grand expectations about the world -- Hardening of the Cold War, 1945-1948 -- Domestic politics: Truman's first term -- Red scares abroad and at home -- Korea -- Ike -- World affairs, 1953-1956 -- The biggest boom yet -- Mass consumer culture -- Race -- A center holds, more or less, 1957-1960 -- The polarized sixties: an overview -- The new frontier at home -- JFK and the world -- Lyndon Johnson and American liberalism -- A great society and the rise of rights-consciousness -- Escalation in Vietnam -- Rights, polarization, and backlash, 1966-1967 -- The most turbulent year: 1968 -- Rancor and Richard Nixon -- Nixon, Vietnam, and the world, 1969-1974 -- End of an era? Expectations amid Watergate and recession
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 829 p.
Isbn
9780195076806
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95013878
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)32273033
Label
Grand expectations : the United States, 1945-1974, James T. Patterson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 791-802) and index
Contents
Veterans, ethnics, blacks, women -- Unions, liberals, and the state: stalemate -- Booms -- Grand expectations about the world -- Hardening of the Cold War, 1945-1948 -- Domestic politics: Truman's first term -- Red scares abroad and at home -- Korea -- Ike -- World affairs, 1953-1956 -- The biggest boom yet -- Mass consumer culture -- Race -- A center holds, more or less, 1957-1960 -- The polarized sixties: an overview -- The new frontier at home -- JFK and the world -- Lyndon Johnson and American liberalism -- A great society and the rise of rights-consciousness -- Escalation in Vietnam -- Rights, polarization, and backlash, 1966-1967 -- The most turbulent year: 1968 -- Rancor and Richard Nixon -- Nixon, Vietnam, and the world, 1969-1974 -- End of an era? Expectations amid Watergate and recession
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 829 p.
Isbn
9780195076806
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95013878
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)32273033

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