BR in the Eighties

  • 208 Pages
  • 3.90 MB
  • English
David & Charles , Newton Abbot
StatementDavid St John Thomas & Patrick Whitehouse ; with contributions also based on the work of Michael Bonavia .. [et al.].
ContributionsWhitehouse, Patrick, 1922-
LC ClassificationsHE3020.B76
The Physical Object
Pagination(208)p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22178485M
ISBN 100715398547

George T. Sewell is the president of the Center for Education Studies and director of the American Textbook Council in New York City. He is also a senior research associate at Boston University.

His articles have appeared in Fortune, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal, and he is most recently the author of Religion in the Classroom: What the Textbooks Tell Us.4/5(1). A look at British Rail during the s, this book tells of a decade in which surprisingly fewer than expected secondary main lines and branch services were closed.

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"Seeing Through the Eighties is a book by one of the best TV critics in the business. A work of real TV scholarship, it is also a treasure trove of information about programming in the eighties—a kind of critical companion to TV Guide for the decade." — Jane Gaines, editor of Classical Hollywood NarrativeAuthor: Jane Feuer.

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Martin, a history professor at Bryant. In this engaging new book, Bradford Martin illuminates a different s than many remember—one whose history has been buried under the celebratory narrative of conservative ascendancy.

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Ronald Reagan looms large in most accounts of the period, encouraging Americans to renounce the activist and liberal politics of the s and ‘70s and embrace the resurgent.

12 Books You'll Remember If You Were a Child in the s Growing up in the 80s was idyllic in many ways. Sure, we first heard the term global warming, and the news wasn't always good, but as kids, we still rode our bikes, played with our original Nintendo Entertainment.

The s (pronounced "nineteen-eighties", shortened to "the ' 80s") was a decade of the Gregorian calendar that began on January 1,and ended on Decem Centuries: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century. Although the railway network in Great Britain has some of the smallest loading gauges in the world, the vast bulk of it is still capable of operating full sized vehicles.

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Go Ask Alice is the first-person tale of an accidental downward spiral into drugs, alcohol, unwanted sex, and impoverished Ask Alice has been around for decades, and is even being used as reading material in high schools. This is my second read of Go Ask Alice, and I loved it just as much the second time around.

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