H-1960s is a forum for the discussion of the history, politics, culture, and legacy of the 1960s.

Recent Content

Author: 
Timothy J. Lombardo
Reviewer: 
Seth Blumenthal

Blumenthal on Lombardo, 'Blue-Collar Conservatism: Frank Rizzo's Philadelphia and Populist Politics'

Timothy J. Lombardo. Blue-Collar Conservatism: Frank Rizzo's Philadelphia and Populist Politics. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. 328 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-9543-6.

Reviewed by Seth Blumenthal (Boston University) Published on H-1960s (February, 2019) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College)

Author: 
Susana Draper
Reviewer: 
Matthew Maletz

Maletz on Draper, '1968 Mexico: Constellations of Freedom and Democracy'

Susana Draper. 1968 Mexico: Constellations of Freedom and Democracy. Radical América Series. Durham: Duke University Press, 2018. 272 pp. $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4780-0101-0; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-0143-0.

Reviewed by Matthew Maletz (Northern Illinois University) Published on H-1960s (January, 2019) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College)

Author: 
Victoria Grieve
Reviewer: 
Anna T. Kryczka

Kryczka on Grieve, 'Little Cold Warriors: American Childhood in the 1950s'

Victoria Grieve. Little Cold Warriors: American Childhood in the 1950s. New York: Oxford University Press, 2018. 216 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-067568-4.

Reviewed by Anna T. Kryczka (Pasadena City College) Published on H-1960s (November, 2018) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College)

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Author: 
Henry Olsen
Reviewer: 
Adam Bruno

Bruno on Olsen, 'The Working-Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism'

Henry Olsen. The Working-Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism. New York: Broadside Books, 2017. 368 pp. $27.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-06-247526-8.

Reviewed by Adam Bruno (Miami University of Ohio) Published on H-1960s (November, 2018) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College)

Author: 
David L. Parsons
Reviewer: 
Gary Sprayberry

Sprayberry on Parsons, 'Dangerous Grounds: Antiwar Coffeehouses and Military Dissent in the Vietnam Era'

David L. Parsons. Dangerous Grounds: Antiwar Coffeehouses and Military Dissent in the Vietnam Era. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 176 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3202-5.

Reviewed by Gary Sprayberry (Columbus State University) Published on H-1960s (August, 2018) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Thomas Nelson Community College)

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