By Julie L. Carnagie
Following within the footsteps of Gale's award-winning American many years sequence, U- X- L(R) American a long time covers 20th-century occasions and social historical past starting in 1900 and finishing in 1999, written expressly for center tuition scholars. every one decade is roofed in a single quantity with positive aspects together with six hundred black-and-white photos and illustrations; phrases to grasp and additional interpreting sections; and a basic index. Chapters start with a chronology of worldwide occasions and a normal evaluation of the last decade. Chapters contain the themes: subject matters within the information, Headline Makers and additional interpreting. inside each one subject, alphabetically prepared entries speak about traditionally very important occasions, concerns, definitions of inauspicious techniques or phrases, and different fascinating trivialities and sideline tales. U- X- L(R) American a long time should be bought as a collection or by way of person quantity; a volume-specific common index appears to be like in each one quantity; and a separate, unfastened cumulative index comes with the set.
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1920s: 78–79 Doisy, Edward, 1920s: 109 Dollar diplomacy, 1910s: 68, 72–73 Dolls, Raggedy Ann, 1910s: 91 Dolly (cloned sheep), 1990s: 133–34 Dolores Claiborne, 1990s: 20 Dolphins, communication of, 1960s: 151 Dolphins, Miami, 1970s: 160, 171 Dolphins, protection of, 1990s: 28 Domagk, Gerhard, 1930s: 120; 1940s: 118 Domestic partners, 1990s: 92 Domestic servants, 1910s: 102 Domino, Fats, 1950s: 15 Donahue, Phil, 1990s: 13–14 Donald Duck, 1930s: 17, 122 U•X•L American Decades Cumulative Index 41 Cumulative Index 42 Donaldson, Walter, 1910s: 5, 17; 1930s: 2 Donath, W.
151–53 age and origin of, 1960s: 145, 148, 151 Earth Day, 1960s: 130; 1970s: 140, 151–52 Earthquake measurement, 1930s: 143 Earthquakes, 1900s: 3, 21, 118 Earth science, 1930s: 143; 1960s: 152–54 Earth Summit, 1990s: 138, 152–53 Eastern Airlines, 1920s: 29 Eastern Amateur Basketball Association (EABA), 1900s: 148 Eastern Colored League, 1920s: 158 Eastern European Jews, 1910s: 98 Eastern Europeans, 1910s: 99 Eastern League (college basketball), 1900s: 146 Eastern religions, 1970s: 114 Eastern religious traditions, 1980s: 116–17 “Easter Parade,” 1910s: 6 East London Revival Society.
1920s: 28 Douglas, Kirk, 1950s: 15 Dove, Robert, 1900s: 105 Dow Chemical, 1930s: 140; 1960s: 36, 64 Dow Corning, 1990s: 132 Dow Jones Industrial Average, 1920s: 65; 1930s: 26; 1960s: 25–26, 32–33; 1990s: 28–29 “Down Hearted Blues,” 1920s: 2 Downsizing, 1990s: 38–39 Down’s syndrome, 1950s: 148 “Do You Love Me,” 1960s: 13 Dozier, Lamont, 1960s: 13 Draft evaders, 1970s: 71 Draft, military, 1940s: 44, 64; 1950s: 60–61; 1960s: 49, 54–55 Drake, Frank, 1960s: 150 Drama, 1920s: 4, 7–9; 1940s: 5–6, 18–20 DRAM (dynamic random access memory), 1980s: 147 U•X•L American Decades Dr.