10 edition of The 1970s from Watergate to disco found in the catalog.
Traces the events, trends, and important people of the 1970s, including science, technology, environmental issues, politics, fashion, the arts, sports, and entertainment.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.
|Series||Decades of the 20th century|
|LC Classifications||E839 .F35 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
|LC Control Number||99039425|
The Watergate scandal began in , and both it and President Richard Nixon dominated the news in the first years of the decade. Once Nixon’s role in the cover-up was revealed, and it became clear he would be impeached, he resigned the presidency in August Nixon’s resignation was the first time in US history that a president resigned. Discusses four major events during the s: Watergate and Nixon's resignation, the beginning of the environmental movement, the blockbuster movies of Spielberg and Lucas, and the popularity of punk and disco : Mark Ray Schmidt.
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The Top Ten Patti Smith, Just Kids () In , year old aspiring poet Patti Smith moved to New York City, where she expected to make ends meet by working as a waitress, got a job instead at a bookstore, met budding artist Robert Mapplethorpe, and embarked with him upon the kind of bohemian late-twentieth century life that defined downtown during the city’s . For many, the s evoke the Brady Bunch and the birth of disco. In this first, thematic popular history of the decade, David Frum argues that it was the s, not the s, that created modern America and altered the American personality forever. A society that had valued faith, self-reliance, self-sacrifice, and family loyalty evolved in little more than a decade into one .
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The s were a tumultuous time. In some ways, the decade was a continuation of the s. Women, African Americans, Native Americans, gays and lesbians and. Buy The s from Watergate to Disco by Stephen Feinstein online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at. Shop : Stephen Feinstein.
The s was a decade marked by the Watergate scandal, the growing women's rights, gay rights and environmental movements, and s fashion and music. Learn more on The s from Watergate to Disco by Stephen Feinstein,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(4). But the depth and breadth of the research elevates this book far above popular accounts aimed at the fan base."—Sport in American History; “The s was the decade of The Godfather, Watergate and disco.
It was also the decade of Monday Night Football, America’s Team and the Steel Curtain. Author Joe Zagorski’s lively, well-researched Brand: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers.
The s was a decade marked by political scandal, the fight for womens' rights, and a nation in search of its identity after the turbulent '60s.
This book explores what it was like to live during the Me Decade, when fashions were loud, disco was king, and Watergate became a part of the national language.5/5(1). Few conventions were left unchallenged in the s as Americans witnessed a decade of sweeping social, cultural, economic, and political upheavals.
The fresh anguish of the Vietnam War, the disillusionment of Watergate, the recession, and the oil embargo all contributed to an era of social movements, political mistrust, and not surprisingly, rich cultural diversity. A Swiss cheese, spinach and mushroom layer is topped with a thick egg mixture, a layer of ham By Judy L.
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There were sections which were fascinating as we saw government morph into the age of Nixon, music evolve into punk and disco (now there are two conflicting styles!!!), and the flower power of the s disappear for a more reality based culture/5.
“definitive an ideal resource for football historians as well as casual fans seeking to get a sense of a phenomenal decade in NFL history.”—Library Journal; “The s was the decade of The Godfather, Watergate and was also the decade of Monday Night Football, America’s Team and the Steel Joe Zagorski’s lively, well-researched book explains how.
Forty years ago, it was disco and bell bottoms, the city was falling to pieces, hostesses from Spring Valley to Cleveland Park were putting joints in silver dishes on their coffee tables, the Country Gentlemen were playing bluegrass in Arlington, and people were discussing moving the capital to Kansas.
It was an era without a definition, then or now. Whatever the interpretation, you might get a mention of Watergate, maybe a sparkling disco ball or two, and John Travolta doing the Brooklyn Shuffle, but the s typically appear as a blip between the s and the s, Yippies to Yuppies.
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I began this book after I learned that the s was the only decade other than the s wherein.For most people old enough to remember the s, they think of Watergate, disco, polyester, the bicentennial and an entire generation trying to put the war in Vietnam and the turbulence of the s behind them and just party and have some fun on the dance floor.