New PDF release: Boomers: The Cold-War Generation Grows Up (American

By Victor D. Brooks

ISBN-10: 1566637244

ISBN-13: 9781566637244

The unforeseen surge within the birthrate among 1946 and 1964 reworked American society. A kingdom that had projected a inhabitants peaking at a hundred and fifty million, and feared a renewal of the nice melancholy within the wake of global warfare II, came upon itself facing a booming financial system and 70 million little ones straining the potential of every thing from faculties to new suburban housing. In Boomers, Victor Brooks chronicles the peaceable kid's "invasion" of the United States that happened from Dr. Spock to Woodstock. He identifies the problem of parenthood in an period of enormous households and overcrowded houses, and explores the house lifestyles, rest actions, and faculty setting of youngsters who grew up throughout the chilly conflict years. an immense subject of Boomers is the impact on kids of a newly energized American pop culture, together with tv, movie, renowned track, and toys.

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