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The Eighties 1st Edition

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ISBN-13: 978-0205742493
ISBN-10: 0205742491
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Joseph A. Palermo is an associate professor of history at California State University, Sacramento. He received his bachelor's degrees in sociology and anthropology from the University of California, Santa Cruz; a master's degree in history from San Jose State University; and a master's degree and doctorate in American history from Cornell University. His expertise includes political history, presidential politics, presidential war powers, social movements of the 20th century, social movements of the 1960s, civil rights and the history of American foreign policy. He has written two books on Robert F. Kennedy: In His Own Right: The Political Odyssey of Senator Robert F. Kennedy (Columbia University Press, 2001); and Robert F. Kennedy and the Death of American Idealism (Pearson Longman, 2008). Professor Palermo has also written articles for anthologies on the life of Father Daniel Berrigan in The Human Tradition in America Since 1945 (Scholarly Resources Press, 2003); and on the Watergate scandal in Watergate and the Resignation of Richard Nixon (CQ Press, 2004).


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Pearson; 1 edition (March 4, 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0205742491
  • ISBN-13: 978-0205742493
  • Product Dimensions: 6.9 x 0.5 x 8.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 6.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #966,066 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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0 of 2 people found the following review helpful By MissM1984 on December 21, 2012
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The book is wonderfully written. It was a tad expensive for the book but my boyfriend was a student of the author and he enjoyed it alot!
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