Dust and fallout from the atomic bomb still tinge the air when the first boomers arrive. Chas and his family, trying to blend into a rural, tightly knit Old-World Wisconsin community, enter an era of turbulent change, in which family circumstances, employment, and even physical features become subjects of speculation. Uncovering this background yields many untold stories.Join Chas and friends, the first boomers, as they continually adjust to new realities, from dirt roads to interstates, steam trains to diesels; they see the Jet Age blossom, and satellites reach into space - all within one amazing generation. "Return now to those thrilling days of yesteryear" in Our Boomer Years.
©2009 Chas Wienke; (P)2009 Tate