Kent State tragedy : 1970
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Kent State tragedy : 1970 A 20th-century American history activator by Bill Lacey

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Published by Interact .
Written in English


  • College students,
  • Kent State University,
  • National Guard,
  • Political activity,
  • Students,
  • Study and teaching,
  • United States,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12228875M
ISBN 10157336262X
ISBN 109781573362627

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Dissent & Death In this book, the Kent State shootings of May 4, by the Ohio National Guard is narrated in a poetical form. This shooting during an antiwar demonstration resulted in the killing four students and wounding nine others. This historical event shook the conscious of people around the globe/5.   Howard Ruffner was one of several Kent State student journalists on campus on May 4, , who documented the tragedy as it unfolded from a tense student protest into a national tragedy. One of Mr. Ruffner’s photos from that day was published on the cover of Life magazine. This graphic-format account of the infamous Kent State massacre of is one of them. Reading this book, I could almost hear the famous guitar intro of the iconic CSNY song that gave it its title. I learned so much about the pressure cooker that was Kent State in the days leading up to the tragedy/5.   On May 4, , the Ohio National Guard fired on Kent State University students during an antiwar protest, killing four students and wounding nine others. But Kent State was not the only tragedy of the era.

A copublication of the Kent Historical Society and The Kent State University Press, this guide was "Created to supplement May 4th Voices, a play based on the tragedy, A Teacher’s Resource Book for May 4th Voices: Kent State, explains how real teachers in real classrooms have adapted the play to use in various pedagogical situations. Kent State shootings have been the most mysterious and controversial event of its time. Several investigations, reviews, logic, and conclusions were drawn. Apart from this, there were many writers who came up with their theories and wrote it down. Here is the list of the top 10 books on The Kent State Shootings by different writers and their conclusions: The list of the books above have been.   While the issue of responsibility is crucial, there’s much more to the story of the Kent State tragedy. In his extraordinary new book 67 Shots: Kent State .   Our next guest was an eyewitness – and a photographer – who captured this tragedy and shares it in the book “Moments of Truth: A Photographer’s Experience of Kent State

  Kent State University Press Issues Definitive Photography Book On Shootings A comprehensive visual survey of the Kent State massacre, when the .   Kent State: Four Dead in Ohio, which will be published in time for the 50th anniversary of the tragedy, is a moving and troubling story about the bitter price of dissent—as relevant today as it was in * Gordon began writing about the Kent State shootings in October , when he was a reporter for his college newspaper, UCLA’s The Daily Bruin. He has now covered the Kent State tragedy longer than anyone else. * 17 years elapsed between the time he decided to write the book until it was published by Prometheus Books in By the time. [Washington, D.C.] Edition/Format: Print book: National government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Kent State University -- Students. Kent State University. College students -- Political activity -- .