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The 60s unplugged : a kaleidoscopic history of a disorderly decade, Gerard DeGroot

Label
The 60s unplugged : a kaleidoscopic history of a disorderly decade
Title
The 60s unplugged
Title remainder
a kaleidoscopic history of a disorderly decade
Statement of responsibility
Gerard DeGroot
Title variation
Sixties unplugged
Title variation remainder
a kaleidoscopic history of a disorderly decade
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Groot, Gerard J.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Nineteen sixties
  • Social history
  • History, Modern
  • World politics
Label
The 60s unplugged : a kaleidoscopic history of a disorderly decade, Gerard DeGroot
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Preludes.
  • p. 6
  • Torgau: A Brief Moment of Sanity.
  • p. 6
  • At Home: The Generation Gap.
  • p. 10
  • 2.
  • Premonitions.
  • p. 19
  • On the Airwaves: Transistor Radios.
  • p. 19
  • San Francisco: A Collection of Angels
  • Howling at the World.
  • p. 24
  • Worcester: The Pill.
  • p. 28
  • Congo: Democracy Murdered.
  • p. 31
  • Old Bailey: Lady Chatterley on Trial.
  • p. 38
  • Washington: New Frontiers.
  • p. 41
  • 3.
  • Hard Rain.
  • p. 48
  • Sharpeville: Apartheid Is a Way of Death.
  • p. 48
  • Bay of Pigs: It Seemed Like a Good Idea.
  • p. 54
  • Berlin: The Wall.
  • p. 60
  • Ap Bac: Bad News from a Place Called Vietnam.
  • p. 68
  • Novaya Zemlya and Cuba: Big Bombs.
  • p. 74
  • 4.
  • All Gone to Look for America.
  • p. 79
  • Albany and Birmingham: Lessons of Nonviolence.
  • p. 79
  • Port Huron: Students for a Democratic Society.
  • p. 90
  • Washington: I Have a Dream.
  • p. 98
  • Arlington National Cemetery: Kennedy and Vietnam.
  • p. 105
  • 5.
  • Call Out the Instigators.
  • p. 111
  • Duxbury: Rachel Carson.
  • p. 111
  • Harlem: Malcolm X.
  • p. 116
  • Havana: Che.
  • p. 121
  • Miami: The Greatest.
  • p. 125
  • Chelsea: Mary Quant.
  • p. 133
  • 6.
  • Universal Soldiers.
  • p. 140
  • Tonkin Gulf: Carte Blanche.
  • p. 140
  • Sinai: The Six-Day War.
  • p. 145
  • Biafra: The Problem of Africa.
  • p. 151
  • Guangxi Province: Cannibals for Mao.
  • p. 155
  • 7.
  • And in the Streets ..
  • p. 167
  • Margate: Mods versus Rockers.
  • p. 167
  • Watts: Long Hot Summer.
  • p. 176
  • Berkeley: Free Speech.
  • p. 186
  • Amsterdam: Provo Pioneers.
  • p. 195
  • Selma: Black Power.
  • p. 203
  • 8.
  • Sex, Drugs, and Rock 'n' Roll.
  • p. 208
  • Millbrook: Acid Dreams.
  • p. 208
  • In Bed: Sex and Love.
  • p. 215
  • Liverpool: The Beatles.
  • p. 221
  • Manchester: The Battle for Bob Dylan.
  • p. 228
  • Woodstock: A Festival, Yes; A Nation, No.
  • p. 237
  • 9.
  • Everybody Get Together.
  • p. 243
  • Sharon: Young Americans for Freedom.
  • p. 243
  • London: Love Is All You Need.
  • p. 247
  • San Francisco: It's Free Because It's Yours!.
  • p. 253
  • Greenwich Village: Yippie!.
  • p. 261
  • Oakland: The Black Panthers.
  • p. 266
  • Delano: Boycott Grapes.
  • p. 273
  • 10.
  • Turn, Turn, Turn.
  • p. 281
  • Saigon: Tet.
  • p. 281
  • Atlantic City: From Miss America to Ms. World.
  • p. 286
  • Greenwich Village: Stonewall.
  • p. 294
  • San Francisco: Summer of Rape.
  • p. 301
  • 11.
  • Gone to Graveyards.
  • p. 307
  • Memphis: The Death of King.
  • p. 307
  • Prague: Short Spring.
  • p. 309
  • Los Angeles: The Death of Hope.
  • p. 313
  • Mexico City: Shooting Students.
  • p. 322
  • 12.
  • You Say You Want a Revolution?.
  • p. 331
  • Berlin: Rudi the Red.
  • p. 331
  • New York: Up against the Wall, Motherfucker!.
  • p. 340
  • Paris: Absurdists Revolt.
  • p. 345
  • London: A Very British Revolution.
  • p. 355
  • 13.
  • Wilted Flowers.
  • p. 364
  • Vatican: Humanae Vitae.
  • p. 364
  • Mayfair: Casualties of the Cultural Revolution.
  • p. 369
  • People's Park: The Future in a Vacant Lot.
  • p. 373
  • San Diego: A Burning Desire to End the War.
  • p. 377
  • 14.
  • Meet the New Boss.
  • p. 386
  • Jakarta: A Perfect Little Coup.
  • p. 386
  • Hollywood: Takin' Care of Business.
  • p. 393
  • Los Angeles: A Goddamned Electable Person.
  • p. 399
  • St. Louis: Curt Flood versus Baseball.
  • p. 406
  • 15.
  • No Direction Home.
  • p. 411
  • Altamont: The Day the Music Died.
  • p. 411
  • Chappaquiddick: A Career Drowned.
  • p. 416
  • Moon: Magnificent Desolation.
  • p. 420
  • Greenwich Village: You Don't Need a Weatherman.
  • p. 426
  • Old Bailey: Another Obscenity Trial.
  • p. 436
  • Epitaph: It's Life's Illusions I Recall.
  • p. 445
  • Notes.
  • p. 453
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 476
  • Index.
  • p. 493
Control code
ocn191890949
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 508 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781405055215
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The 60s unplugged : a kaleidoscopic history of a disorderly decade, Gerard DeGroot
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Preludes.
  • p. 6
  • Torgau: A Brief Moment of Sanity.
  • p. 6
  • At Home: The Generation Gap.
  • p. 10
  • 2.
  • Premonitions.
  • p. 19
  • On the Airwaves: Transistor Radios.
  • p. 19
  • San Francisco: A Collection of Angels
  • Howling at the World.
  • p. 24
  • Worcester: The Pill.
  • p. 28
  • Congo: Democracy Murdered.
  • p. 31
  • Old Bailey: Lady Chatterley on Trial.
  • p. 38
  • Washington: New Frontiers.
  • p. 41
  • 3.
  • Hard Rain.
  • p. 48
  • Sharpeville: Apartheid Is a Way of Death.
  • p. 48
  • Bay of Pigs: It Seemed Like a Good Idea.
  • p. 54
  • Berlin: The Wall.
  • p. 60
  • Ap Bac: Bad News from a Place Called Vietnam.
  • p. 68
  • Novaya Zemlya and Cuba: Big Bombs.
  • p. 74
  • 4.
  • All Gone to Look for America.
  • p. 79
  • Albany and Birmingham: Lessons of Nonviolence.
  • p. 79
  • Port Huron: Students for a Democratic Society.
  • p. 90
  • Washington: I Have a Dream.
  • p. 98
  • Arlington National Cemetery: Kennedy and Vietnam.
  • p. 105
  • 5.
  • Call Out the Instigators.
  • p. 111
  • Duxbury: Rachel Carson.
  • p. 111
  • Harlem: Malcolm X.
  • p. 116
  • Havana: Che.
  • p. 121
  • Miami: The Greatest.
  • p. 125
  • Chelsea: Mary Quant.
  • p. 133
  • 6.
  • Universal Soldiers.
  • p. 140
  • Tonkin Gulf: Carte Blanche.
  • p. 140
  • Sinai: The Six-Day War.
  • p. 145
  • Biafra: The Problem of Africa.
  • p. 151
  • Guangxi Province: Cannibals for Mao.
  • p. 155
  • 7.
  • And in the Streets ..
  • p. 167
  • Margate: Mods versus Rockers.
  • p. 167
  • Watts: Long Hot Summer.
  • p. 176
  • Berkeley: Free Speech.
  • p. 186
  • Amsterdam: Provo Pioneers.
  • p. 195
  • Selma: Black Power.
  • p. 203
  • 8.
  • Sex, Drugs, and Rock 'n' Roll.
  • p. 208
  • Millbrook: Acid Dreams.
  • p. 208
  • In Bed: Sex and Love.
  • p. 215
  • Liverpool: The Beatles.
  • p. 221
  • Manchester: The Battle for Bob Dylan.
  • p. 228
  • Woodstock: A Festival, Yes; A Nation, No.
  • p. 237
  • 9.
  • Everybody Get Together.
  • p. 243
  • Sharon: Young Americans for Freedom.
  • p. 243
  • London: Love Is All You Need.
  • p. 247
  • San Francisco: It's Free Because It's Yours!.
  • p. 253
  • Greenwich Village: Yippie!.
  • p. 261
  • Oakland: The Black Panthers.
  • p. 266
  • Delano: Boycott Grapes.
  • p. 273
  • 10.
  • Turn, Turn, Turn.
  • p. 281
  • Saigon: Tet.
  • p. 281
  • Atlantic City: From Miss America to Ms. World.
  • p. 286
  • Greenwich Village: Stonewall.
  • p. 294
  • San Francisco: Summer of Rape.
  • p. 301
  • 11.
  • Gone to Graveyards.
  • p. 307
  • Memphis: The Death of King.
  • p. 307
  • Prague: Short Spring.
  • p. 309
  • Los Angeles: The Death of Hope.
  • p. 313
  • Mexico City: Shooting Students.
  • p. 322
  • 12.
  • You Say You Want a Revolution?.
  • p. 331
  • Berlin: Rudi the Red.
  • p. 331
  • New York: Up against the Wall, Motherfucker!.
  • p. 340
  • Paris: Absurdists Revolt.
  • p. 345
  • London: A Very British Revolution.
  • p. 355
  • 13.
  • Wilted Flowers.
  • p. 364
  • Vatican: Humanae Vitae.
  • p. 364
  • Mayfair: Casualties of the Cultural Revolution.
  • p. 369
  • People's Park: The Future in a Vacant Lot.
  • p. 373
  • San Diego: A Burning Desire to End the War.
  • p. 377
  • 14.
  • Meet the New Boss.
  • p. 386
  • Jakarta: A Perfect Little Coup.
  • p. 386
  • Hollywood: Takin' Care of Business.
  • p. 393
  • Los Angeles: A Goddamned Electable Person.
  • p. 399
  • St. Louis: Curt Flood versus Baseball.
  • p. 406
  • 15.
  • No Direction Home.
  • p. 411
  • Altamont: The Day the Music Died.
  • p. 411
  • Chappaquiddick: A Career Drowned.
  • p. 416
  • Moon: Magnificent Desolation.
  • p. 420
  • Greenwich Village: You Don't Need a Weatherman.
  • p. 426
  • Old Bailey: Another Obscenity Trial.
  • p. 436
  • Epitaph: It's Life's Illusions I Recall.
  • p. 445
  • Notes.
  • p. 453
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 476
  • Index.
  • p. 493
Control code
ocn191890949
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 508 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781405055215
Other physical details
ill.

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