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Growing up in the 1960s

Richard Tames

Growing up in the 1960s

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Published by Batsford Academic and Educational in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Youth -- Great Britain -- Social conditions -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 1945- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Great Britain -- Social conditions.

    • About the Edition

      Explores the social changes in Great Britain during the 1960"s resulting from economic expansion, new fashion trends, Beatlemania, educational reforms, and immigration.

      Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Tames.
      SeriesGrowing up
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ799.G7 T27 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination71 p. :
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2929597M
      ISBN 100713413425
      LC Control Number84165095


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