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

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Author: 
Max Elbaum
Reviewer: 
Sean Purdy

Purdy on Elbaum, 'Revolution in the Air: Sixties Radicals turn to Lenin, Mao and Che'


Max Elbaum. Revolution in the Air: Sixties Radicals turn to Lenin, Mao and Che. London and New York: Verso, 2006. xiv + 380 pp. $23.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84467-563-0.

Reviewed by Sean Purdy (Departamento de História, Universidade de São Paulo)
Published on H-1960s (February, 2007)

Revolutionary Communism and the New Historiography of the 1960s

Author: 
Renee Christine Romano, Leigh Raiford
Reviewer: 
David Cullen

Cullen on Renee C. Romano and Leigh Raiford, 'The Civil Rights Movement in American Memory' and Romano and Raiford, 'The Civil Rights Movement in American Memory'


eds Renee C. Romano and Leigh Raiford. The Civil Rights Movement in American Memory. Athens and London: University of Georgia Press, 2006. xi + 382 pp. Renee Christine Romano, Leigh Raiford. The Civil Rights Movement in American Memory. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2006. 382 S. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8203-2538-5; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8203-2814-0.

Author: 
Edmund F. Wehrle
Reviewer: 
David Kieran

Kieran on Wehrle, 'Between a River and a Mountain: The AFL-CIO and the Vietnam War'


Edmund F. Wehrle. Between a River and a Mountain: The AFL-CIO and the Vietnam War. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2005. viii + 304 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-09900-9; $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-472-06900-2.

Reviewed by David Kieran (American Studies Department, George Washington University)
Published on H-1960s (January, 2007)

Author: 
Michael E. Staub, ed.
Reviewer: 
David Settje

Settje on Staub, 'The Jewish 1960s: An American Sourcebook'


Michael E. Staub, ed. The Jewish 1960s: An American Sourcebook. Waltham: University Press of New England, 2004. xxiii + 371 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58465-417-9.

Reviewed by David Settje (Department of History, Concordia University-River Forest)
Published on H-1960s (September, 2006)

Contemplating, Asserting, Losing, and Changing Jewish Identity in the 1960s

Author: 
Mark H. Masse
Reviewer: 
Jill Gill

Gill on Masse, 'Inspired to Serve: Today's Faith Activists'


Mark H. Masse. Inspired to Serve: Today's Faith Activists. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2004. vii + 230 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-21714-1.

Reviewed by Jill Gill (Department of History, Boise State University)
Published on H-1960s (August, 2006)

Faith Activists in Action

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