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

Recent Content

Author: 
Stefan M. Bradley
Reviewer: 
Angela Ryan

Ryan on Bradley, 'Harlem vs. Columbia University: Black Student Power in the Late 1960s'

Stefan M. Bradley. Harlem vs. Columbia University: Black Student Power in the Late 1960s. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2009. Illustrations. ix + 249 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-03452-7.

Reviewed by Angela Ryan Published on H-1960s (November, 2010) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Town and Gown Black Power

Author: 
Fredrik Logevall, Andrew Preston, eds.
Reviewer: 
Ryan M. Irwin

Irwin on Logevall and Preston, 'Nixon in the World: American Foreign Relations, 1969-1977'

Fredrik Logevall, Andrew Preston, eds. Nixon in the World: American Foreign Relations, 1969-1977. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008. xv + 348 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-531535-6; $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-531536-3.

Reviewed by Ryan M. Irwin (Yale University) Published on H-1960s (November, 2010) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Nixon's 1970s

Author: 
Dayo F. Gore, Jeanne Theoharis, Komozi Woodard, eds.
Reviewer: 
Antonio Lopez

Lopez on Gore and Theoharis and Woodard, 'Want to Start a Revolution?: Radical Women in the Black Freedom Struggle'

Dayo F. Gore, Jeanne Theoharis, Komozi Woodard, eds. Want to Start a Revolution?: Radical Women in the Black Freedom Struggle. New York: New York University Press, 2009. ix + 353 pp. $79.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-8313-9; $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-8314-6.

Reviewed by Antonio Lopez (University of Texas, El Paso) Published on H-1960s (September, 2010) Commissioned by Ian Rocksborough-Smith

Author: 
Devin Fergus
Reviewer: 
Angela Ryan

Ryan on Fergus, 'Liberalism, Black Power, and the Making of American Politics, 1965-1980'

Devin Fergus. Liberalism, Black Power, and the Making of American Politics, 1965-1980. Politics and Culture in the Twentieth-Century South Series. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2009. Illustrations. 364 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-3323-6; $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-3324-3.

Reviewed by Angela Ryan (Ohio State University) Published on H-1960s (June, 2010) Commissioned by Jessica Kovler

Author: 
Sharon Monteith
Reviewer: 
Matthew Shannon

Shannon on Monteith, 'American Culture in the 1960s'

Sharon Monteith. American Culture in the 1960s. Twentieth-Century American Culture Series. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2008. Illustrations, timeline. xxix + 242 pp. $27.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-1947-4; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-1946-7.

Reviewed by Matthew Shannon Published on H-1960s (June, 2010) Commissioned by Jessica Kovler

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