The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Sixties proves that the anti-Vietnam War sentiment and free-love slogans that supposedly defined the decade were just a small part of the leftist counterculture. The mainstream culture was more politically incorrect, but you'll never hear that from a liberal pundit or read it in a politically correct textbook.
©2009 Jonathan Leaf; (P)2009 Blackstone Audio, Inc.
"Has any decade been more mythologized than the 1960s? I doubt it. Read Jonathan Leaf, who corrects and debunks the conventional wisdom - and who also teaches us interesting and important things about that time, and ours." (William Kristol, editor, Weekly Standard)
"Jonathan Leaf almost makes the 60s worth it in this merciless debunking of the myths of our decade of shame. Fun, informed, and - above all - valuable." (Rich Lowry, editor, National Review)
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"More opinion than fact...."
No. It's mostly just opinions by someone who doesn't like the view of 60's culture.
Yes. I expected the "politically incorrect" part to be non-biased facts.
If he was going for an opinionated curmudgeon, he nailed it.
It was on sale.
If you're looking for fact based political incorrectness - and I was - skip this series. Over all, it was just not that good.
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