qHendler offers a substantial socialstudy of the events and conditions that radically affected the rockgeneration's life style. While rock music became the cultural revolution's main thrust, its unfolding rouched such diverse areas as dress, language, women's rights and sexual mores.q BackstageJFK asks Congress for $93 million to provide shelter against radioactive fallout; and another $10 million for National Emergency Alarm Repeater for Air Defense Command to activate in homes with plug-in devices (cost: $15-$20 each) when missiles start flying. ... It took 62 years for electric wiring to reach 34 million homes , 80 years for the telephone, 49 for the auto, and 47 for the electric washer.
|Title||:||Year by Year in the Rock Era|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 1987|