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Offering three key elements in the study of history: Biography, History/Events and Source Documents.
663 articles discuss people, books, films, television series, musical groups, and other important topics representative of that era.
Every entry focuses on the topic or person during the 1980's - for this work, defined as January 1, 1980, through December 31, 1989 - in order to explore what made the decade unique.
Reagan, AIDS, the Challenger disaster, MTV, Yuppies, "Who Shot J.R.?" . . .
The Eighties in America examines the iconic personalities and moments of this pivotal decade.