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POSTWAR
AMERICA
A Studet comapnion
OXPORD
Student Companions to American History
WILLIAM H. CHAFE, GENERAL EDITOR
POSTWAR
AMERICA
A Student Companion
Harvard Sitkoff
Oxford University Press
New York
OXFORD
UNIVERSITY PRESS
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Copyright © 2000 by Harvard Sitkoff
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Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Sitkoff, Harvard
Postwar America: a student companion / Harvard Sitkoff
p. cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN 0-19-510300-9
1. United States—History—1945
Encyclopedias, Juvenile I. Title.
E740.7.S58 1999
973.92—dell
98-34183
987654321
Printed in the United States of America
on acid-free paper
History research: Valerie Dunham, Michael Foley, Bill Jordan, and
Beth McDermott
Design: Sandy Kaufman
Layout: Valerie Sauers
Picture Research: Marty Baldessari, Christine Buese
On the cover: (top
left) President John F. Kennedy; (top right) Government issue fallout shelter sign (1952);
(bottom) The launching of the Spaceshuttle Columbia at Cape Canaveral, Florida
Frontispiece:
Thousands of marchers gather at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., on August 28, 1963,
to hear Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech.
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