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

Recent Content

Author: 
Patrick Andelic
Reviewer: 
Marcus M. Witcher

Witcher on Andelic, 'Donkey Work: Congressional Democrats in Conservative America, 1974-1994'

Patrick Andelic. Donkey Work: Congressional Democrats in Conservative America, 1974-1994. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2019. 304 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2803-2

Reviewed by Marcus M. Witcher (Huntingdon College) Published on H-1960s (July, 2020) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Centenary College of Louisiana)

Author: 
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Reviewer: 
Salonee Bhaman

Bhaman on Taylor, 'Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership'

Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor. Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2019. 368 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5366-2.

Reviewed by Salonee Bhaman (Yale University) Published on H-1960s (November, 2019) Commissioned by Zachary J. Lechner (Centenary College of Louisiana)

Author: 
Michael Schumacher
Reviewer: 
Thomas B. Weyant

Weyant on Cohen, 'American Maelstrom: The 1968 Election and the Politics of Division' and Schumacher, 'The Contest: The 1968 Election and the War for America's Soul'

Michael A. Cohen. American Maelstrom: The 1968 Election and the Politics of Division. Pivotal Moments in World History Series. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 448 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-977756-3.Michael Schumacher. The Contest: The 1968 Election and the War for America's Soul. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2018. Illustrations. xix + 540 pp.