(May 2000)

DC, 2000 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
14.95 USD; 23.50 CAD
Pages:
196
On-sale date:
2000-05-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Suggested for Mature Readers
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
Factoid Books; [Paradox Press]
ISBN:
1-56389-671-0 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
761941221274 00111
Editing:
Andrew Helfer; Jim Higgins (assistant)
Color:
Color Covers; Black and White Interior
Dimensions:
8 1/2 inches by 10 7/8 inches
Paper Stock:
Cardstock cover; Matte interior
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Letterers for interior sequences are listed as a group on page below indicia: Kurt Hathaway, Roxanne Starr, and Jason Little.

One of the seventeen Paradox Press series of Big Books:
1994 - The Big Book of Urban Legends
1995 - The Big Book of Death; The Big Book of Weirdos; The Big Book of Conspiracies;
1996 - The Big Book of Freaks; The Big Book of Little Criminals; The Big Book of Hoaxes; The Big Book of Thugs
1997 - The Big Book of Losers; The Big Book of The Unexplained; The Big Book of Martyrs; The Big Book of Scandal
1998 - The Big Book of Bad; The Big Book of the Weird Wild West
1999 - The Big Book of Vice; The Big Book of Grimm
2000 - The Big Book of the '70s


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The Big Book of the '70s (Table of Contents: 1)

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Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

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Introduction (Table of Contents: 3)

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James Romberger
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Freaky Fads (Table of Contents: 4)

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Introduction to Chapter One: Freaky Fads.

'70s Sexplosion (Table of Contents: 5)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Jen Sorensen
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Partying in the '70s (Table of Contents: 6)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Langdon Foss
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'70s Lingo (Table of Contents: 7)

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Jonathan Vankin
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The Short, Happy Life of Disco (Table of Contents: 8)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Seth Fisher
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Studio 54 (Table of Contents: 9)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Kung Fu (Table of Contents: 10)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Dean Haspiel
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Streaking (Table of Contents: 11)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Craig Thompson
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Craig Thompson
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Pet Rocks! (Table of Contents: 12)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Sam Henderson
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Mood Rings (Table of Contents: 13)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Victor Cayro
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Victor Cayro
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Space Food (Table of Contents: 14)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Steven Weissman
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Steven Weissman
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Running Fixx (Table of Contents: 15)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Michael Collins
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Michael Collins
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10-4, Back Door (Table of Contents: 16)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Matt Mitchell
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Matt Mitchell
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Bootleg LPs (Table of Contents: 17)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Shepherd Hendrix
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Useless Crap (Table of Contents: 18)

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Jonathan Vankin
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The Players (Table of Contents: 19)

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Introduction to Chapter Two: The Players.

John Lennon (Table of Contents: 20)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Mark Poutenis
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Mark Poutenis
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"Hanoi" Jane (Table of Contents: 21)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Kissinger (Table of Contents: 22)

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Jonathan Vankin
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John Cebollero
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"This is Howard Cosell!" (Table of Contents: 23)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Brian Buniak
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The Greatest (Table of Contents: 24)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Graham Manley
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Graham Manley
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Governor Moonbeam (Table of Contents: 25)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Colleen Doran
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Colleen Doran
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Chuck Barris (Table of Contents: 26)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Rick Geary
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Rick Geary
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The Decade of Evel (Table of Contents: 27)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Cliff Chiang
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Cliff Chiang
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Burt Reynolds (Table of Contents: 28)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Jeff Parker
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Jeff Parker
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Fonziemania (Table of Contents: 29)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Gary Fields
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Gary Fields
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Jimmy Carter (Table of Contents: 30)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Alan Kupperberg
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Gary Gilmore (Table of Contents: 31)

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Sean Phillips
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"And That's the Way It Was..." (Table of Contents: 32)

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Introduction to Chapter Three: "And that's the Way It Was..."

Women's Liberation (Table of Contents: 33)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Shary Flenniken
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Shary Flenniken
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The Fall of Nixon (Table of Contents: 34)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Terry LaBan
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Terry LaBan
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Patty Hearst: The Trials of Tania (Table of Contents: 35)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Tom Sutton
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Tom Sutton
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The End of the Vietnam War (Table of Contents: 36)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Steve Mannion
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Steve Mannion
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Life Without Meat: The Meat Shortage (Table of Contents: 37)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Bob Fingerman
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Bob Fingerman
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The Bicentennial (Table of Contents: 38)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Rodney Ramos
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Rodney Ramos
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Energy Crisis (Table of Contents: 39)

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Jonathan Vankin
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The Moonies (Table of Contents: 40)

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Jonathan Vankin
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A Time of Terror (Table of Contents: 41)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Girls, Guns and Gerry Ford (Table of Contents: 42)

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The Skylab is Falling (Table of Contents: 43)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Steve Vance
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Blackout (Table of Contents: 44)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Stephen Blue
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Stephen Blue
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Son of Sam (Table of Contents: 45)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Gray Morrow
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America Held Hostage (Table of Contents: 46)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Entertainment Explosion (Table of Contents: 47)

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Introduction to Chapter Four: Entertainment Explosion.

Silver Screen '70s (Table of Contents: 48)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Sergio Aragones
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McDonaldland (Table of Contents: 49)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Roger Langridge
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The Brady Bunch (Table of Contents: 50)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Joe Staton
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TV Catch Phrases (Table of Contents: 51)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Dan Burr
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Dan Burr
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The ABA (Table of Contents: 52)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Baseball in the '70s (Table of Contents: 53)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Marie Severin
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Marie Severin
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Sesame Street (Table of Contents: 54)

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Jonathan Vankin
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"Jiggle" Shows (Table of Contents: 55)

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Jonathan Vankin
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"...It's Saturday Night" (Table of Contents: 56)

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Jonathan Vankin
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The Bay City Rollers (Table of Contents: 57)

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Glam Rock (Table of Contents: 58)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Monsters of Rock (Table of Contents: 59)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Stadum Concerts (Table of Contents: 60)

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Punk Rock (Table of Contents: 61)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Punk Rules! (Table of Contents: 62)

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Jonathan Vankin
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Gregory Benton
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Afterword (Table of Contents: 63)

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Biographies (Table of Contents: 64)

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Short biographies on the writer and artists featured in the book.

Bibliography (Table of Contents: 65)

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Copyright Information (Table of Contents: 66)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Big Book of the '70s
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. Freaky Fads
  6. 5. '70s Sexplosion
  7. 6. Partying in the '70s
  8. 7. '70s Lingo
  9. 8. The Short, Happy Life of Disco
  10. 9. Studio 54
  11. 10. Kung Fu
  12. 11. Streaking
  13. 12. Pet Rocks!
  14. 13. Mood Rings
  15. 14. Space Food
  16. 15. Running Fixx
  17. 16. 10-4, Back Door
  18. 17. Bootleg LPs
  19. 18. Useless Crap
  20. 19. The Players
  21. 20. John Lennon
  22. 21. "Hanoi" Jane
  23. 22. Kissinger
  24. 23. "This is Howard Cosell!"
  25. 24. The Greatest
  26. 25. Governor Moonbeam
  27. 26. Chuck Barris
  28. 27. The Decade of Evel
  29. 28. Burt Reynolds
  30. 29. Fonziemania
  31. 30. Jimmy Carter
  32. 31. Gary Gilmore
  33. 32. "And That's the Way It Was..."
  34. 33. Women's Liberation
  35. 34. The Fall of Nixon
  36. 35. Patty Hearst: The Trials of Tania
  37. 36. The End of the Vietnam War
  38. 37. Life Without Meat: The Meat Shortage
  39. 38. The Bicentennial
  40. 39. Energy Crisis
  41. 40. The Moonies
  42. 41. A Time of Terror
  43. 42. Girls, Guns and Gerry Ford
  44. 43. The Skylab is Falling
  45. 44. Blackout
  46. 45. Son of Sam
  47. 46. America Held Hostage
  48. 47. Entertainment Explosion
  49. 48. Silver Screen '70s
  50. 49. McDonaldland
  51. 50. The Brady Bunch
  52. 51. TV Catch Phrases
  53. 52. The ABA
  54. 53. Baseball in the '70s
  55. 54. Sesame Street
  56. 55. "Jiggle" Shows
  57. 56. "...It's Saturday Night"
  58. 57. The Bay City Rollers
  59. 58. Glam Rock
  60. 59. Monsters of Rock
  61. 60. Stadum Concerts
  62. 61. Punk Rock
  63. 62. Punk Rules!
  64. 63. Afterword
  65. 64. Biographies
  66. 65. Bibliography
  67. 66. Copyright Information
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