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Chapters highlight each documents historical impact and provide thoughtful critical analysis, including a Summary Overview, Defining Moment,FREEAuthor Biography, Document Analysis, and Essential Themes. These analyses highlight the social, political,Online AccessFREE and cultural contexts of the Vietnam War in American history.September 2015 | One Volume; 288 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-852-5 | Library Price: $175Defining Documents in American History:The 1950s(1950-1959)As with previously published volumes in this series, The 1950s is well written, exhibits solid scholarship, and presents an engaging read. As an understanding of our nations past is central to becoming a well-rounded citizen, this volume is strongly recommended for purchase by all public and academic libraries.ARBAThis volume provides fresh insights into the 1950s and their lasting effect on American history. The Korean War and The Vietnam WarThe Civil Rights Movement McCarthyism and the Cold WarThe Beginning of the Space Race FREEArticles begin by introducing readers to the historical context of the document, followed by a description of the authors Online AccessFREE life and circumstances in which the document was written. An historical timeline and bibliography of supplemental See Also: readings further supports readers in understanding the broader historical events and subjects in the period. Fifties in America, pg. 91 April 2016 | One Volume; 257 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-61925-886-0 | Library Price: $175GET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com2022-480 Salem Catalog 2023 R7.indd 66 2022-12-28 11:14 AM'