"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. You’ll explore the exciting history behind the decade’s biggest cultural, political, and technological standouts.
You’ll 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 coupled with rarely-seen historical video footage provide added dimension throughout this Brief History.