The Resource 1968, (electronic resource /)

1968, (electronic resource /)

Label
1968
Title
1968
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Welcome to 1968 ? a revolution in a book. Essays, memoirs, and more by fourteen award-winning authors offer unique perspectives on one of the world's most tumultuous years. Nineteen sixty-eight was a pivotal year that grew more intense with each day. As thousands of Vietnamese and Americans were killed in war, students across four continents took over colleges and city streets. Assassins murdered Dr. King and Robert F. Kennedy. Demonstrators turned out in Prague and Chicago, and in Mexico City, young people and Olympic athletes protested. In those intense months, generations battled and the world wobbled on the edge of some vast change that was exhilarating one day and terrifying the next. To capture that extraordinary year, editors Marc Aronson and Susan Campbell Bartoletti created an anthology that showcases many genres of nonfiction. Some contributors use a broad canvas, others take a close look at a moment, and matched essays examine the same experience from different points of view. As we face our own moments of crisis and division, 1968 reminds us that we've clashed before and found a way forward ? and that looking back can help map a way ahead. With contributions by: Jennifer Anthony Marc Aronson Susan Campbell Bartoletti Loree Griffin Burns Paul Fleischman Omar Figueras Laban Carrick Hill Mark Kurlansky Lenore Look David Lubar Kate MacMillan Kekla Magoon Jim Murphy Elizabeth Partridge
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  • Aronson, Marc
  • Magoon, Kekla
  • Aronson, Marc
  • Anthony, Jennifer
  • Figueras, Omar
  • MacMillan, Kate
  • Partridge, Betsy
  • Bartoletti, Susan Campbell
  • Bartoletti, Susan Campbell
  • Kurlansky, Mark
  • Fleischman, Paul
  • Lubar, David
  • Look, Lenore
  • Hill, Laban Carrick
  • Murphy, Jim
  • Burns, Loree Griffin
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  • History
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Sociology
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1968, (electronic resource /)
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9781536203295
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Specific material designation
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  • remote
Stock number
485E2F51-F916-4C43-A0B4-14F1943AC845
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  • Kindle Book
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Label
1968, (electronic resource /)
Link
https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BPwAAAA2x/products/485e2f51-f916-4c43-a0b4-14f1943ac845
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781536203295
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
485E2F51-F916-4C43-A0B4-14F1943AC845
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read

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