Coming of age: the story of our century by those who've lived it

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c1995.
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English
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Bestselling oral history of what it was like to age in the 20th century - as told by those who lived through almost all of it - published to coincide with Terkel's 95th birthday year. in many ways a sequel to Studs' most famous book, Working, COMING OF AGE weaves the voices of 74 very different people - from an angry farmer to a resigned bank president; and those who were at the vanguard of their movements, be they trade unionists, gay rights activists or artists. Indispensable oral history from the undisputed king of the genre.
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9781565842847
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subject_facet Older people -- United States -- Attitudes, Older people -- United States -- Interviews, Self-actualization (Psychology) in old age -- United States -- Case studies, Social participation -- United States -- Case studies
title_display Coming of age : the story of our century by those who've lived it
title_full Coming of age : the story of our century by those who've lived it / Studs Terkel
title_short Coming of age :
title_sub the story of our century by those who've lived it
topic_facet Attitudes, Older people, Self-actualization (Psychology) in old age, Social participation