Trade paperback. 800 pages.; Bibliography, Notes, Index. Illustrated with 32 pages of black and white photographs on coated stock . A Fawcett Columbine book; published by Ballantine Books. First Ballantine edition, first printing with full number line. Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist presents a revisionist glimpse at the 1950’s the incubator many of the social, political and cultural upheavals that would follow a decade later. No previous ownership marks. No spine crease. Small retail price sticker on rear cover and moderate toning to extremities of text block from age. A clean, square, unmarked copy. Very good.