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By Richard T. Stanley

ISBN-10: 1462010318

ISBN-13: 9781462010318

In 1945, the U.S. used to be the main robust kingdom on the earth. yet an “Iron Curtain” quickly surrounded jap Europe, and via 1950, americans have been battling in Korea. In 1952, “I Like IKE!” swept the country, and the amazing Fifties all started. GM bought the main autos, gasoline used to be 29 cents a gallon, and a brand new condominium rate $9,000. In 1955, following President Eisenhower’s “mild” center assault, America’s favourite “sick shaggy dog story” had vp Dick Nixon greeting Ike on the White condo via announcing, “Welcome again. . . may well I race you up the stairs?” The exceptional Fifties of Marilyn Monroe and Elvis Presley gave technique to riots, Hippies, and The Beatles through the Radical Sixties. The 1960’s begun with JFK’s “New Frontier,” grew into LBJ’s “Great Society” and the Vietnam warfare, and ended with Nixon’s “Silent Majority” and males at the moon. quickly, Nixon resigned, Ford stumbled, Carter’s brother offered “Billy Beer,” and the famous person of Bedtime for Bonzo led the preferred “Reagan Revolution.” In 1989, Reagan’s “Evil Empire” collapsed. quickly, George Bush was once successful over Iraq and Panama, and misplaced to invoice Clinton in 1992. Clinton used to be finally impeached, and was once later changed via one other Bush. wish extra info? learn my book.

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