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

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

Label
The 1950s decade in photos : "the American decade"
Title
The 1950s decade in photos
Title remainder
"the American decade"
Statement of responsibility
Jim Corrigan
Title variation
Nineteen fifties decade in photos
Creator
Subject
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
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.921
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Amazing decades in photos
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The 1950s decade in photos : "the American decade", Jim Corrigan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 60) 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
Control code
zzv143 b1559323
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780766031340
Lccn
2008042994
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map.
Label
The 1950s decade in photos : "the American decade", Jim Corrigan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 60) 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
Control code
zzv143 b1559323
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780766031340
Lccn
2008042994
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map.

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