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Students for a Democratic Society

A Graphic History

Author: Written (mostly) by Harvey Pekar; Art (mostly) by Gary Dumm; Edited by Paul Buhle

Students for a Democratic Society

Students for a Democratic Society

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By the late 1960s, America felt like it was teetering on the edge of a vast transformation. Helping push it over that edge was a brigade of young radicals, the Students for a Democratic Society,...

Page Count
224
On Sale
04/28/2009

Book Details

By the late 1960s, America felt like it was teetering on the edge of a vast transformation. Helping push it over that edge was a brigade of young radicals, the Students for a Democratic Society, who were fighting the establishment for peace abroad and equality at home. In Students for a Democratic Society: A Graphic History, the famed graphic novelist Harvey Pekar, the gifted artist Gary Dumm, the renowned historian Paul Buhle, and a marvelous cast of they-were-there contributors illustrate their struggle, bringing to life the tumultuous decade that first defined and then was defined by the men and women who gathered under the SDS banner.

Students for a Democratic Society
captures the idealism and activism that drove a generation of young Americans to believe that even one person's actions can help transform the world.

Imprint Publisher

Hill and Wang

ISBN

9780809089390

In The News

“Powerfully dramatizes the broad panorama of mayhem and confrontation in the '60s.” —The Buffalo News

“Engrossing and unexpectedly effective.” —The Plain Dealer (Cleveland)

“Could easily inspire the next generation of activists.” —Penthouse

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Students for a Democratic Society

Students for a Democratic Society

$18.00

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