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by Jim Chambers
I am a Baby Boomer - Jim Chambers is one of the original baby boomers, so he has more memories of the 50's, but it is a wonderful look back to a time of wonder, of innocent fun, and discovery.
I am a Baby Boomer - Jim Chambers is one of the original baby boomers, so he has more memories of the 50's, but it is a wonderful look back to a time of wonder, of innocent fun, and discovery. I think we are now jaded with our wi-fi and HDTV and cable - how could a family exist with just radio, no A/C and dishwashers and microwaves?? Ah but we did. Born and bred in Atlanta, the Virginia-Highland area, there were so many memories Mr. Chambers brought up and it is a great read.
Recollections: A Baby Boomers Memories of the Fabulous. I relate d with the author. I was also born in 1946 and remember most of the info in the book.
Recollections: A Baby Boomer's Memories of the Fabulous Fifties.
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Baby boomers (also known as boomers) are the demographic cohort following the Silent Generation and preceding Generation X. The Baby Boom generation is most often defined as those individuals born between 1946 and 1964. As a group, baby boomers were. As a group, baby boomers were wealthier, more active and more physically fit than any preceding generation and were the first to grow up genuinely expecting the world to improve with time.
As one of the first post-WWII Baby Boomers, Jim Chambers' childhood and early teenage years were in the 1950s, a remarkable decade for the United States that saw enormous political, technological, and cultural changes. Although many books have covered the headline-making events of the era in great detail, few of these books give the reader a real feel for what daily life was like for Americans living in that decade, especially for kids growing up then.
Baby Boomers were born in an era that experienced great . political and social upheaval. What Are Some Characteristics of the Baby Boomer Generation? Baby Boomers were a hard-working generation. From race riots to the Civil Rights Movement, Vietnam protests, the assassinations of JFK, MLK and RFK, and the man on the moon to free love and drug experimentation, Boomers saw a . that was both financially prosperous and socially turned on its head. economy between 1940 and 1960: Gross National Product doubled. And, they value that hard work.