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By W. Joseph Campbell

A hinge second in fresh American historical past, 1995 was once a superb yr. Drawing on interviews, oral histories, memoirs, archival collections, and information experiences, W. Joseph Campbell provides a bright, detail-rich portrait of these memorable one year. This booklet bargains clean interpretations of the decisive moments of 1995, together with the emergence of the web and the area large internet in mainstream American lifestyles; the bombing at Oklahoma urban, the deadliest assault of family terrorism in U.S. heritage; the sensational "Trial of the Century," at which O.J. Simpson confronted fees of double homicide; the U.S.-brokered negotiations at Dayton, Ohio, which ended the Bosnian battle, Europe’s so much vicious clash because the Nazi period; and the 1st encounters on the White residence among invoice Clinton and Monica Lewinsky, a liaison that culminated in a gorgeous scandal and the spectacle of the president’s impeachment and trial. As Campbell demonstrates during this soaking up chronicle, 1995 used to be a 12 months of outstanding occasions, a watershed on the flip of the millennium. the consequences of that pivotal yr reverberate nonetheless, marking the shut of 1 century and the dawning of another.

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