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The Kent State shootings

Natalie M. Rosinsky

The Kent State shootings

by Natalie M. Rosinsky

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Published by Compass Point Books in Minneapolis, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kent State University -- Students -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature,
  • Kent State Shootings, Kent, Ohio, 1970 -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Natalie M. Rosinsky.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLD4191.O72 R67 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16657391M
    ISBN 109780756538453
    LC Control Number2008009481
    OCLC/WorldCa213222775

    Kent State shooting, the shooting of unarmed college students on May 4, , at Kent State University in northeastern Ohio, a pivotal event in the anti-Vietnam War movement. Four students were killed and nine wounded by the Ohio National Guard, the violent culmination of four days of protest. Books, video and audio of the shooting May 4, at Kent State University in which 4 students died and 9 were wounded. Happening amidst months of escalating campus protests against the Viet Nam War, the Kent State shootings shocked the nation and led to investigations into the "unnecessary and unwarranted" use of force and the exercise of free speech in America.

    She published a book, several book chapters, and a number of journal articles in her field, including an article on the Kent State shootings in the Journal of Loss and Trauma. Barbato died in Laura L. Davis is Professor Emerita of English at Kent State University. She is editor of “Freya of the Seven Isles” in the ’Twixt Land and. LOS ANGELES -- Even though I received some of the best reviews of any book about the May 4, , killings at Kent State University, I have been repeatedly prevented from speaking on the campus.

    Author William A. Gordon's website in support of his book Four Dead In Ohio: Was There a Conspiracy at Kent State? (The book was originally published as The Fourth of May: Killings and Coverups at Kent State. It is currently available in an expanded ebook edition.) Kent State Shootings on Ohio History Central A brief overview of the Kent. Kent State Shootings: Digital Archive Audio recordings, photographs, artworks, and thousands of documents from the May 4 Collection that have been put into digital format. For tips on using this digital collection, please view our Kent State Shootings Digital Archive Video Tutorial.


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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.

The centennial history of Kent State University, this book includes a chapter about the shootings and coverage of the aftermath of this event on the University.

Hildebrand, William H., Dean H. Keller, and Anita D. Herington, eds. This book was published about a year after Kent State shootings. Author and other researchers went to Kent and interviewed major and minor participants and witnesses. If you want to know what was happening at Kent State and on college campuses inthis book is a must.

This is a definitive work -- + pages -- on THREE DAYS of activities /5(51). William A Gordon is the author of the book, Four Dead in Ohio: Was There a Conspiracy at Kent State.

and the leading Kent State shootings expert, due to his exhaustive investigation of the tragedy which happened on May 4, at his alma mater, Kent State University. He is available for interviews. Kent State Shootings: A Timeline of the Tragedy On May 4,members of the Ohio National Guard trying to disperse a crowd of student demonstrators at Kent State.

READ MORE: Kent State Shootings: A Timeline of the Tragedy The Days After Kent State. After Nixon awoke from a nap on May 4,Chief of.

The tragedy of May 4,left four Kent State University students dead and nine injured while profoundly changing the campus and America’s view of the Vietnam War. Fifty years later, a new Akron Beacon Journal book with Pulitzer Prize-winning photos will look back at events before, during and after the tragic day/5(71).

When Truth Mattered is the compelling story of how a local newspaper, the Akron Beacon Journal, reported on the shootings and the aftermath, creating a truthful narrative that has endured, unchanged and unchallenged, for 50 years.

Kent State University began its schedule of events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the May 4th shootings. The first of two speakers this week spoke in the Kiva Wednesday night. Thomas Grace is a former student and author of the book Kent State.

Diligently researched book published almost immediately after the Kent State shootings and the subsequent grand jury indictment of professors and students.

Michener brings to light evidence from a number of sources to provide a thorough picture of events over the first four days of May at Kent State University, and discusses in-depth at at /5. 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. Photos: The Kent State massacre The Ohio National Guard is called in to disperse a rally on May 4, Shortly after the protest began, guardsmen fired tear gas at the students.

addition to the many books on the Kent State shootings, numerous reports, book chapters, and articles have been written. The most comprehensive and accurate commission investigation is The Report of the President's Commission on Campus Unrest () chaired by William W. Scranton. Among his books is a well-received history of the protests, “Kent State: Death and Dissent in the Long Sixties.” In it, he argued that the shootings and the mass student strike had three.

Photography has shaped the American memory of the May 4,Kent State shootings. The image of a young woman screaming in horror as she crouches beside the body of a student has become the. “This We Know” is one of two books assigned as required reading for incoming freshmen at Kent State University.

“This We Know: A Chronology of the Shootings at Kent State, May ” by Carole Barbato, Ph.D., Laura Davis, Ph.D., and Mark Seeman, Ph.D. (Kent State University. I welcomed a chance to learn a little more about his involvement in a new book, When Truth Mattered: The Kent State Shootings 50 Years Later.

One. From Thirteen Seconds: Confrontation at Kent State, by Joe Eszterhas and Michael D. Roberts. Joe Eszterhas and Michael D. Roberts reported on the May 4, shootings at Kent State University for the Cleveland Plain Dealer.

They immediately began working on this book. Thirteen Seconds was originally published just months later, in fall   The information about the Jackson State shootings has always been readily available. Though they did not garner the same front-page coverage granted to the shootings at Kent State, the shootings and the investigatory and legal aftermaths were covered by the major television news networks and newspapers nationwide.

Means’ extensively researched work stays focused on the Kent State shootings and aftermath. Grace’s book is a rambling, celebratory history of the anti-war movement, encompassing the broader landscape of labor activism and political dissent from the lates through the Vietnam War.

He finally focuses on the Kent State shootings in. “The story you think Kent State is not accurate,” says Backderf, who was a year-old growing up nearby at the time of the shootings. “There are still revelations waiting to happen, and I Author: Vince Guerrieri.

The Kent State Shootings, 35 Years Later Writer Philip Caputo returns to Kent State University, 35 years after he covered the shootings there as a young Chicago Tribune reporter. His new book.