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Coming of age : the story of our century by those who've lived it / Studs Terkel
Bib ID 2253008
Format BookBook
Author
Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008
 
Description New York : New Press : Distributed by Norton, c1995 
xxvi, 468 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1565842847
Full contents
  • Prologue: Whose Garden Was This? / David Brower
  • 1. The Big Boys. Jack Culberg. Wallace Rasmussen. Paul Miller
  • 2. The Money Tree. Estelle Strongin. Katherine "Kit" Tremaine. W.H. "Ping" Ferry
  • 3. The Learning Tree. Rochelle Lee. Timuel Black. Aki Kurose. Gertie Fox
  • 4. The Firm. Charles A. Bane. Judith Vladeck. Ernest Goodman
  • 5. Hold the Fort. Victor Reuther. Genora Johnson Dollinger. Charles Hayes. Marvin Miller
  • 6. Working the Land. Jessie de la Cruz. Merle Hansen
  • 7. Songs My Mother Taught Me. Russell Knapp. Hazel Wolf
  • 8. The Muse. Jacob Lawrence. Katherine Kuh. Katherine Dunham. Uta Hagen. Milt Hinton
  • 9. On the Air. Norman Corwin. Robert St. John. Charlie Andrews
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Older people -- United States -- Interviews.  |  Older people -- United States -- Attitudes.  |  Social participation -- United States -- Case studies.  |  Self-actualization (Psychology) in old age -- United States -- Case studies.
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505 8 |aFlorence Wald, R.N. Esther Thompson. Ted Cox -- 14. The "Others" Olga Companioni. Harry Hay. Valerie Taylor -- 15. Public Servant. Congressman Henry B. Gonzalez. Sophie Masloff. John Kenneth Galbraith. Judge Abraham Lincoln Marovitz. Leon "Len" Despres -- 16. Law and Order. Charles Lenz. Erskine Moore. Alice McGrath. Eldred (Bob Schneider) -- 17. Whistle Blower. Admiral Gene LaRocque. Philip Clay Roettinger. Stetson Kennedy. John Gofman, M.D. -- 18. Letters to the Editor. Henry "Hank" Oettinger -- 19. Legacy. Sophie Mumford. Margot Jacoby. Carolyn Peery. Helen Nearing -- 20. At the Home. Millie Beck. Frances Freeborn Pauley. Bessie Doenges.
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