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these include the climax and victory of the African American Civil Rights Movement; the escalation and ending of the Vietnam War; the drama of a generational revolt with its sexual freedoms and use of drugs; and the continuation of the Cold War, with its Space Race
to put a man on the Moon. The economy was prosperous until the early
1970s, then faltered under new foreign competition and high oil prices.
By 1980 and the seizure of the American Embassy in Iran, there was a
growing sense of national malaise. This period is closed by the victory
of conservative Republican Ronald Reagan, opening the "Age of Reagan" with a dramatic change in national direction.
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