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8 edition of The 1950s found in the catalog.

The 1950s

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Published by Kidhaven Press in San Diego, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Nineteen fifties -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Nineteen fifties.,
    • United States -- History -- 1945-1953 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- 1953-1961 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • United States -- History -- 1945-1953.,
    • United States -- History -- 1953-1961.

    • About the Edition

      Discusses four major events during the 1950s: the advent of rock and roll music; the integration of schools, buses, and restaurants; the debut of television; and the discovery of a polio vaccine.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 44) and index.

      Other titlesNineteen fifties
      StatementDeanne Durrett.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesAmerican history by decade
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE813 .D87 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3676130M
      ISBN 100737717475
      LC Control Number2003013327
      OCLC/WorldCa52714634

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