The Resource All the people, since 1945, Joy Hakim

All the people, since 1945, Joy Hakim

Label
All the people, since 1945
Title
All the people, since 1945
Statement of responsibility
Joy Hakim
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Journey through American life from the end of World War II to the present. From Truman, an 'accidental' president whose grandparents remembered the Civil War; to contemporary American history with its wars and wonders. Discusses the democratic potential of the information age never losing sight of the American promise of freedom and equality for all
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Hakim, Joy
Dewey number
973.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E741
LC item number
.H325 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A history of US
Series volume
bk. 10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
All the people, since 1945, Joy Hakim
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 284-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: About democracy and struggles -- Feature: Building America -- The making of a president -- A major leaguer -- A (very short) history of Russia -- A curtain of iron -- The Marshall Plan -- Feature: Israel and an American peacemaker -- A "lost" election -- Spies -- Tail Gunner Joe -- Liking Ike -- Houses, kids, cars, and fast food -- French Indochina -- Separate but unequal -- Feature: Jim Crow in the far north -- Linda Brown, and others -- Feature: Getting integrated -- MLKs, Senior and Junior -- Rosa Parks was tired -- Three boys and six girls -- Passing the torch -- Feature: A solitary child -- Being president isn't easy -- Some brave children meet a roaring bull -- Standing with Lincoln -- The president's number -- LBJ -- The biggest vote in history -- Salt and pepper the kids -- A King gets a prize and goes to jail -- From Selma to Montgomery -- War in southeast Asia -- Feature: An unwilling guest at the Hanoi Hilton -- Lyndon in trouble -- Feature: A farming village in Vietnam -- Friedan, Schlafly, and friends -- As important as the cotton gin -- Picking and picketing -- "These are times that try men's souls" -- Feature: Civil rights for Native Americans -- Up to the mountain -- A new kind of power -- The counterculture rocks -- Nixon: Vietnam, China, and Watergate -- Feature: Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo -- A congressman and a peanut farmer -- Taking a leading role -- Living on the edge -- The end of the cold war -- A quilt, not a blanket -- Feature: The new technology -- Is it me or we? -- Feature: Picturing ourselves -- The land that never has been yet -- A boy from Hope -- Politics and values -- Feature: Covering up ... or just plain lying -- Electing the 21st century's first president -- Of colleges and courts -- Big ideas -- Feature: Watch that briefcase! -- Catastrophe, war, and a new century -- New York and the American way -- War in Iraq -- Blowing in the wind -- The Iraq war continues -- A very brief history of a very complex place -- The great panic -- Both lucky and ready -- Feature: Joining the Supremes -- Where are we going? It's up to us -- Feature: A call to action -- Chronology of events
Control code
ocn466361795
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
297 pages
Isbn
9780199735532
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010282458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)466361795
Label
All the people, since 1945, Joy Hakim
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 284-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: About democracy and struggles -- Feature: Building America -- The making of a president -- A major leaguer -- A (very short) history of Russia -- A curtain of iron -- The Marshall Plan -- Feature: Israel and an American peacemaker -- A "lost" election -- Spies -- Tail Gunner Joe -- Liking Ike -- Houses, kids, cars, and fast food -- French Indochina -- Separate but unequal -- Feature: Jim Crow in the far north -- Linda Brown, and others -- Feature: Getting integrated -- MLKs, Senior and Junior -- Rosa Parks was tired -- Three boys and six girls -- Passing the torch -- Feature: A solitary child -- Being president isn't easy -- Some brave children meet a roaring bull -- Standing with Lincoln -- The president's number -- LBJ -- The biggest vote in history -- Salt and pepper the kids -- A King gets a prize and goes to jail -- From Selma to Montgomery -- War in southeast Asia -- Feature: An unwilling guest at the Hanoi Hilton -- Lyndon in trouble -- Feature: A farming village in Vietnam -- Friedan, Schlafly, and friends -- As important as the cotton gin -- Picking and picketing -- "These are times that try men's souls" -- Feature: Civil rights for Native Americans -- Up to the mountain -- A new kind of power -- The counterculture rocks -- Nixon: Vietnam, China, and Watergate -- Feature: Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo -- A congressman and a peanut farmer -- Taking a leading role -- Living on the edge -- The end of the cold war -- A quilt, not a blanket -- Feature: The new technology -- Is it me or we? -- Feature: Picturing ourselves -- The land that never has been yet -- A boy from Hope -- Politics and values -- Feature: Covering up ... or just plain lying -- Electing the 21st century's first president -- Of colleges and courts -- Big ideas -- Feature: Watch that briefcase! -- Catastrophe, war, and a new century -- New York and the American way -- War in Iraq -- Blowing in the wind -- The Iraq war continues -- A very brief history of a very complex place -- The great panic -- Both lucky and ready -- Feature: Joining the Supremes -- Where are we going? It's up to us -- Feature: A call to action -- Chronology of events
Control code
ocn466361795
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
297 pages
Isbn
9780199735532
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010282458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)466361795

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