The Fifties

Author: David Halberstam
Publisher: Ballantine Books
ISBN: 0449909336
Size: 19.22 MB
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The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist examines the social, political, economic, and cultural history of the 1950s, from McCarthy to I Love Lucy. Reprint.

Paris In The Fifties

Author: Stanley Karnow
Publisher: Three Rivers Press
ISBN: 0307761517
Size: 10.64 MB
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A veteran reporter and historian, Karnow has written a vivid and delightful history of a charmed decade in the greatest city in the world. From the Trade Paperback edition.

The Fifties

Author: Douglas T. Miller
Publisher: VNR AG
ISBN: 9780385112482
Size: 11.59 MB
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Surveys the social, cultural, and political history of the United States during the decade of the 1950's.

The Fifties

Author: Brett Harvey
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 059522959X
Size: 21.43 MB
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Before the feminist movement, women were treated as second-class citizens whose roles were utterly restricted, and The Fifties: A Women's Oral History fully explores those roles, the women who lived them, and the women who broke the molds.

The Fifties

Author: David Halberstam
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453286071
Size: 16.71 MB
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A meditation on the staggering influence of image and rhetoric, The Fifties is vintage Halberstam, who was hailed by the Denver Post as “a lively, graceful writer who makes you . . . understand how much of our time was born in those years ...

Concrete Toronto

Author: Michael McClelland
Publisher: Coach House Books
ISBN: 9781552451939
Size: 51.54 MB
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Editors Michael McClelland and Graeme Stewart have assembled a diverse group of industry experts - architects, university faculty, local practitioners, city planners, historians and journalists - to examine the unique and important ...

Great Fashion Designs Of The Fifties

Author: Tom Tierney
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486249605
Size: 38.33 MB
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Two lifelike paper dolls and 30 haute couture outfits by Chanel, Paquin, Jacques Heim, Mainbocher, Pauline Trigere, Givenchy, Cardin, Norell, other greats. Full Color. Publisher's Note. Captions.

Going Home To The Fifties

Author: Bill Yenne
Publisher: Last Gasp
ISBN: 9780867196436
Size: 34.74 MB
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Full-colour ads accompany the text to guide the reader on a journey through an idealised neighbourhood of the times from the schools, roads and commuter trains to the homes, kitchens and backyards.

The Bad The Beautiful

Author: Sam Kashner
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393324365
Size: 39.29 MB
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A revealing look inside Hollywood's most scandalous decade and colorful illuminates the secret lives of Lana Turner, Rock Hudson, Kim Novak, Walter Winchell, and many others while describing such key events as the decline of the studio ...