America divided : the civil war of the 1960s / Maurice Isserman, Michael Kazin.
By: Isserman, Maurice.
Contributor(s): Kazin, Michael.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2000Description: x, 358 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0195091906 (acid-free paper); 9780195091908 (acid-free paper); 0195091914 (pbk. : acid-free paper); 9780195091915 (pbk. : acid-free paper).Subject(s): United States -- History -- 1961-1969Additional physical formats: Online version:: America divided.DDC classification: 973.923 LOC classification: E841 | .I87 2000Other classification: 15.85
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-313) and index.
Gathering of the forces -- Black ordeal, Black freedom -- The New Frontier of American liberalism -- Why did the United States fight in Vietnam? -- 1963 -- The rise of the Great Society -- 1965 -- The making of a youth culture -- The New Left -- The fall of the Great Society -- The conservative revival -- 1968 -- Many faiths: the '60s reformation -- No cease-fire: 1969-1974 -- Conclusion: winners and losers -- Critical events during the long 1960s.
A history of the 1960s, discussing the social, cultural, and grassroots political movements that defined the decade, including the Vietnam War, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and the Civil Rights Movement; and providing information about some of the people who spurred the era of change.