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2 edition of bad old days. found in the catalog.

bad old days.

Charles Graves

bad old days.

by Charles Graves

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  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graves, Charles, 1899-

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN5123.G717 A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p.
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6120957M
    LC Control Number52032065
    OCLC/WorldCa1671651

    Bad Day Books Imprint. Apocalypse, horror, and fear, oh my! Now, that’s going to leave a mark. Stories about those really bad days. We currently are accepting submissions. We’re seeking unforgettable, real, multi-dimensional characters.   Book Overview The Bad Old Days of Colorado celebrates the state's glorious and rowdy past. Many people born and bred here relish just how "bad" things used to be: the terrain, the inhabitants and especially the quality of whiskey.

      A young man tripped and fell as he entered the subway car in front of me. As I bent down to help him, I realized that someone had taken my wallet out of my back : Robert Sheridan. For many, especially those on the political left, the s are the "bad old days." The widely accepted list of what was allegedly wrong with that decade includes the Cold War, McCarthyism, racial segregation, self-satisfied prosperity, and empty materialism. The failings are coupled with ignoring poverty and other social problems, complacency.

    The Good Old Days - They Were Terrible! is archivist and historian's Otto Bettman lively romp through late 19th century America. Bettman intends to prove that this period of American history was not the idyllic "good old days" they have become in the minds of contemporary Americans. The good old days, or the bad old days? What were they really like? Tony Nolan has choses some passages from more than eighty early books, journals, magazines and newsoaoers to illustrated the point of view that the good old days were really the bad old days.


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The widely accepted list of what was allegedly wrong with that decade includes the Cold War, McCarthyism, racial segregation, self-satisfied prosperity, and empty materialism.

The failings are coupled with ignoring poverty and other social problems, Author: Alan J. Levine. The good old days were good for but the privileged few.

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London: Faber, 1st edition, 8vo, pp, previous owner's name/date ffep, couple of very minor ink splashes to spine o/w VG Copy in DJ faded and very mildly splashed at faded spine with shallow loss at the head.

First Edition. Hard Cover. Very.Whether you were alive then and remember "The Good Old Days", or are new to them, you will enjoy this book. These are the things that made us what we are today, and you and your children will gain a new appreciation of what our families went through, both good and bad.5/5(1).For many, especially those on the political left, the s are the "bad old days".

This work shows that the commonly accepted picture of the s is flawed. It shows that the conventional view of the s stands in opposition to the reality of the decade.