The Resource The 1950s decade in photos : "the American decade", Jim Corrigan

The 1950s decade in photos : "the American decade", Jim Corrigan

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The 1950s decade in photos : "the American decade"
Title
The 1950s decade in photos
Title remainder
"the American decade"
Statement of responsibility
Jim Corrigan
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Middle school readers will find out about the important world, national, and cultural developments of the decade 1950-1959"--Provided by publisher
  • Discusses many of the influential people, events, and cultural developments of the 1950s
Dewey number
973.21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Amazing decades in photos
Target audience
juvenile
The 1950s decade in photos : "the American decade", Jim Corrigan
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Welcome to the 1950s -- Fighting erupts in Korea -- McCarthy fuels the Red Scare -- Tuning in to television -- U.S. forces land at Inchon -- Here come the baby boomers -- China enters the Korean War -- The Rosenbergs are executed -- Truman fires MacArthur -- Gaining independence -- Korean War ends in a draw -- Rise of the Beat Generation -- Medical marvels -- Rosa Parks fights segregation -- Hitting the highways -- The Suez Crisis -- Rock 'n roll -- Sputnik launches the space race -- Castro seizes power in Cuba -- Golden age of science fiction
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780766031340
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
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