"The 1950s: A Brief History" presents a comprehensive look at the decade of Rock and Roll, Civil Rights Firsts, and McCarthyism. This compact digital compendium helps you track the diverse forces that shaped the decade. Youï¿½ll explore the exciting history behind the decadeï¿½s biggest cultural, political, and technological standouts.
Youï¿½ll also gain valuable insight into groundbreaking events and major figures from the 1950s, including:
- The Korean War
- Truman, Eisenhower, Elvis, and McCarthy
- Creation of the Interstate Highway
- Brown v. Board of Education
- The Space Race
...and more. Stunning photos provide added dimension throughout this Brief History.