A light-hearted look at everything baby boomers remember or ever wanted to know about TV in the '50s, '60s and '70s.
The Complete Idiotís Guide® to Boomer TV is a humorous, affectionately nostalgic guide for all those who grew up in the Golden Age of television. If you can whistle the theme song from Green Acres or if you received your first informal history lessons from Time Tunnel, this book is for you. Along with an amusing synopsis and cast listing for the most memorable prime-time series from the í50s to the í70s, The Complete Idiotís Guide® to Boomer TV highlights a definitive episode from each of the authorís personal "Fabulous 50." And itís not just the shows: you get fascinating trivia and sidebars of the best, worst, and most annoying commercials, and information on the products spawned by TV.
PLUS, PLUS, PLUS:The imports we loved, including The PrisonerRankings of the Top Ten shows of the 1960s and 1970s, in all categoriesListings of the worst shows on TVA "Where Are They Now?" sidebar that tracks the fate of long-forgotten starsLittle-known facts about such series as Man From U.N.C.L.E.About the Author:
Murray Greig is a real person based on a composite of fictional television characters. A former TV critic for The Edmontion Sun, heUs descrived by his very tolerant wife Judy as "a combination of Archie Bunker, Oscar Madison, and that cartoon penguin, Tennessee Tuxedo."
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Book Description Alpha, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0130897396
Book Description Alpha, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1st. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130897396