Baker & Taylor Covers the period from the end of the second World War to the collapse of the Soviet Union, and discusses such topics as The Red Scare, HUAC, and the Vietnam War.
Book News This reference covers the period from World War II to the demise of the Soviet Union, conveying the facts, flavor, and atmosphere of an era now beginning to come into focus as history. Its 700 entries (varying in length from 100 to 2,500 words) cover topics including events, organizations and institutions, individuals and groups, ideas and concepts, publications and documents, and others. Many of the entries include b&w photographs. Toropov is a freelance writer, packager, and former book editor. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)