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1966 : the year the decade exploded / Jon Savage.

Savage, Jon. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 0571277624
  • ISBN: 9780571277629
  • Physical Description: xii, 653 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: London : Faber & Faber, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 565-620), discography (pages 553-564) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: January: a quiet explosion: CND, protest and the conspiracy of silence -- February: 19th nervous breakdown: British teen culture and the madness of swinging London -- March: The ballad of the Green Berets: the Vietnam War in America -- April: The third eye: LSD and its discontents -- May: Walkin' my cat named Dog: the feminine mystique and female independence -- June: I'll be your mirror: The Velvet Underground and Warhol's America -- July: Land of 1000 dances: Tamla, soul and the march against fear -- August: Do you come here often? Joe Meek, gay rights and a summer of violence -- September: 7 and 7 is: provocations, shadows and a new language -- October: Winchester Cathedral: times past, present and future -- November: Good vibrations: Motown and soul in the UK, the Beach Boys and the Sunset Strip -- December: My mind's eye: dreams of freedom, a prophetic minority and the return to childhood.
Summary, etc.: The pop world accelerated and broke through the sound barrier in 1966.
Subject: Rock music > 1961-1970 > History and criticism.
Nineteen sixty-six, A.D.

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