8 Great Books About the Sixties

The sixties were a time of major social change and upheaval around the globe, but especially in the United States. The decade saw the assassination of multiple political figures, the Civil Rights Movement, man landing on the moon, and war in Vietnam. The economy was booming, and counterculture took root, even in the most out-of-the-way towns in America. If you want to learn more about the tumultuous, exciting decade, then pick up one of these excellent fiction or nonfiction books set in the sixties.



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