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

Recent Content

Author: 
Katherine J. Lehman
Reviewer: 
Alex Elkins

Elkins on Lehman, 'Those Girls: Single Women in Sixties and Seventies Popular Culture'

Katherine J. Lehman. Those Girls: Single Women in Sixties and Seventies Popular Culture. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2011. 280 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-1808-8.

Reviewed by Alex Elkins (Temple University) Published on H-1960s (March, 2013) Commissioned by Zachary Lechner

Author: 
Cornelius L. Bynum
Reviewer: 
William H. Adams

Adams on Bynum, 'A. Philip Randolph and the Struggle for Civil Rights'

Cornelius L. Bynum. A. Philip Randolph and the Struggle for Civil Rights. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2010. xix + 244 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03575-3; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-07764-7.

Reviewed by William H. Adams (Chicago State University) Published on H-1960s (October, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Carl Mirra
Reviewer: 
Marian B. Mollin

Mollin on Mirra, 'The Admirable Radical: Straughton Lynd and Cold War Dissent, 1945-1970'

Carl Mirra. The Admirable Radical: Straughton Lynd and Cold War Dissent, 1945-1970. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2010. 224 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-051-5.

Reviewed by Marian B. Mollin (Virginia Tech) Published on H-1960s (August, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
David E. Settje
Reviewer: 
Jill Gill

Gill on Settje, 'Faith and War: How Christians Debated the Cold and Vietnam Wars'

David E. Settje. Faith and War: How Christians Debated the Cold and Vietnam Wars. New York: New York University Press, 2011. 256 pp. $39.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-4133-7.

Reviewed by Jill Gill (Boise State University) Published on H-1960s (July, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Joan Singler, Jean Durning, Bettylou Valentine, Maid Adams
Reviewer: 
Brian Purnell

Purnell on Singler and Jean Durning and Bettylou Valentine and Maid Adams, 'Seattle in Black and White: The Congress of Racial Equality and the Fight for Equal Opportunity'

Joan Singler, Jean Durning, Bettylou Valentine, Maid Adams. Seattle in Black and White: The Congress of Racial Equality and the Fight for Equal Opportunity. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2011. xiii + 279 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-99084-2.

Reviewed by Brian Purnell (Bowdoin College) Published on H-1960s (May, 2012) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

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