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Bombs, beards, and barricades; 150 years of youth in revolt.
Esler, Anthony.
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336 pages ; 22 cm
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1310 Lexile.
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Table of Contents

Prefacep. 7
Part I That Gapp. 11
2 "Everyone Believes in His Youth That the World Began with Him" -- and It Did!p. 26
Part II The Birth of the Youth Revolutionp. 41
4 "The Children Have Surpassed Their Fathers" the First Counter Culture France, 1830p. 72
5 "No Wishes, No Prayers. We Demand!" False Springtime of the Youth Revolt Austria, 1848p. 96
6 "The Nihilists Are Setting St. Petersburg on Fire!" from Nonviolence to Terrorism Russia, 1881p. 118
Part III The Growth of the Youth Revolutionp. 153
8 "You Are All a Lost Generation" the Age of Jazz and Dada Europe and America, 1920p. 177
9 W"Tomorrow the World!" Youth Crusaders on the March-- Totalitarian and Free Europe and America, 1930p. 194
10 "I Saw the Best Minds of My Generation Starving Hysterical Naked. . ." the Beats and the Angries Both Sides of the Iron Curtain, 1950p. 214
11 "We Are Inventing a New and Original World. Imagination is Seizing Power!" the World-Wide Youth Revolution 1960 and Afterp. 235
12 "One More War--Reh-Volution!" the Youth Revolution in America 1960 and Afterp. 258
Part IV Where Do We Go from Here?p. 289
Notesp. 306
Indexp. 327