Popular Culture: 1960-1979 by Michael Burgan
  

Popular Culture: 1960-1979

Written by Michael Burgan
Illustrated by
Part of the A History of Popular Culture Series

Synopsis

Popular Culture: 1960-1979 by Michael Burgan

The British Invasion, Andy Warhol, Swinging London, the Summer of Love, disco dancing, and polyester, the 1960s and 1970s are the era that most people associate with pop culture . So much changed during these decades - from technological advances such as the Moon landing, to conflicts like the Vietnam War. These changes all had a great impact on pop culture.

About the Author

Michael Burgan has written numerous books for children and young adults during his nearly 20 years as a freelance writer. Many of his books have focused on U.S. history, geography, and the lives of world leaders. He has also written fiction and adapted classic novels. Michael has won several awards for his writing, and his graphic novel version of the classic tale Frankenstein (Stone Arch Books) was a Junior Library Guild selection. Michael has also worked as an editor at Weekly Reader, the classroom news magazine used in schools across the United States. Michael graduated from the University of Connecticut with a bachelor's degree in history. When not writing for kids, he enjoys writing plays, and his works have been staged across the United States. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with his cat, Callie.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

Michael Burgan
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

10th October 2013

ISBN

9781406240306


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