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

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Author: 
Sandra E. Adickes
Reviewer: 
James Wertz

Wertz on Adickes, 'The Legacy of a Freedom School'


Sandra E. Adickes. The Legacy of a Freedom School. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. 218 pp. $21.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4039-7213-2.

Reviewed by James Wertz (Department of History and Anthropology, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania)
Published on H-1960s (April, 2007)

Mississippi Remembered

Author: 
Vanessa Murphree
Reviewer: 
William Hustwit

Hustwit on Murphree, 'The Selling of Civil Rights: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and the Use of Public Relations'


Vanessa Murphree. The Selling of Civil Rights: The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and the Use of Public Relations. New York and London: Routledge, 2006. vii + 189 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-415-97889-7.

Reviewed by William Hustwit (Department of History, University of Mississippi)
Published on H-1960s (April, 2007)

Communication Breakdown

Author: 
Mark Hamilton Lytle
Reviewer: 
Vincent Cannato

Cannato on Lytle, 'America's Uncivil Wars: The Sixties Era from Elvis to the Fall of Richard Nixon'


Mark Hamilton Lytle. America's Uncivil Wars: The Sixties Era from Elvis to the Fall of Richard Nixon. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006. xvi + 416 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-517496-0.

Reviewed by Vincent Cannato (Department of History, University of Massachusetts, Boston)
Published on H-1960s (April, 2007)

The Sixties--Again

Author: 
Lawrence W. Serewicz
Reviewer: 
Edwin Moise

Moise on Serewicz, 'America at the Brink of Empire: Rusk, Kissinger, and the Vietnam War'


Lawrence W. Serewicz. America at the Brink of Empire: Rusk, Kissinger, and the Vietnam War. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2007. x + 233 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-3179-4.

Reviewed by Edwin Moise (Clemson University)
Published on H-1960s (March, 2007)

Not Much Detail

Author: 
Melvin Small
Reviewer: 
James Eichsteadt

Eichsteadt on Small, 'At The Water's Edge: American Politics and the Vietnam War'


Melvin Small. At The Water's Edge: American Politics and the Vietnam War. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee Publisher, 2005. xi + 241 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56663-647-6; $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56663-593-6.

Reviewed by James Eichsteadt (Department of History, Syracuse University)
Published on H-1960s (February, 2007)

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