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1968: The Year That Rocked The World
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House Inc
Publication date January 11, 2005
Pages 441
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780345455826
ISBN-10 0345455827
Dimensions 1.25 by 5.75 by 8.50 in.
Weight 0.82 lbs.
Original list price $17.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
The best-selling author of Cod and Salt provides a detailed look at 1968, a pivotal year in the history of the twentieth century, bringing to life the turbulent events, politics, culture, economics, and social changes that marked a volatile year that included the assassinations of Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Jr., the Tet offensive, and more. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 46,000 first printing.
Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780224062510 Book cover for 9780345455819
 
With Mark Kurlansky | Ill edition from Gardners Books (May 6, 2004)
9780224062510 | details & prices | 448 pages | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.30 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $29.60
About: It was the year of sex and drugs and rock and roll; it was also the year of the Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy assassinations, Prague Spring, the Chicago convention, the anti-war movement and the Tet Offensive, the student rebellion that paralyzed France, Civil Rights, the generation gap, the beginning of the end for the USSR.
from Ballantine Books (December 1, 2003)
9780345455819 | details & prices | 441 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 1.75 in. | 1.80 lbs | List price $26.95
About: Provides a detailed look at 1968, a pivotal year in the history of the twentieth century, exploring the turbulent events, politics, culture, economics, and social changes that marked a volatile year.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780345455826
 
With Mark Kurlansky | Reprint edition from Random House Inc (November 30, 2005)
9789990221718 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $0.02
The price comparison is for this edition
Reprint edition from Random House Inc (January 11, 2005)
9780345455826 | details & prices | 441 pages | 5.75 × 8.50 × 1.25 in. | 0.82 lbs | List price $17.00
About: Provides a detailed look at 1968, a pivotal year in the history of the twentieth century, exploring the turbulent events, politics, culture, economics, and social changes that marked a volatile year.
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781590074459
 
With Christopher Cazenove (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from New Millenium Audio (March 1, 2004)
9781590074459 | details & prices | 7.00 × 6.75 × 1.60 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $64.95
About: It was the year of sex and drugs and rock and roll; it was also the year of the Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy assassinations, the Prague Spring, the Chicago convention, the Tet offensive in Vietnam and the anti-war movement, the student rebellion that paralysed France, civil rights, the beginning of the end for the Soviet Union, and the birth of the women's movement.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781590073384
 
With Christopher Cazenove (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from New Millenium Audio (March 1, 2004)
9781590073384 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.25 × 2.75 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $49.95
About: It was the year of sex and drugs and rock and roll; it was also the year of the Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy assassinations, the Prague Spring, the Chicago convention, the Tet offensive in Vietnam and the anti-war movement, the student rebellion that paralysed France, civil rights, the beginning of the end for the Soviet Union, and the birth of the women's movement.
Prebinding
Book cover for 9781439566749
 
With Mark Kurlansky | Reprint edition from Paw Prints (October 20, 2008)
9781439566749 | details & prices | 441 pages | List price $24.95
About: It was the year of sex and drugs and rock and roll; it was also the year of the Martin Luther King and Bobby Kennedy assassinations, Prague Spring, the Chicago convention, the anti-war movement and the Tet Offensive, the student rebellion that paralyzed France, Civil Rights, the generation gap, the beginning of the end for the Soviet Union, and the birth of the women's movement.

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