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Berkeley Girl: A Young Woman's Journey Through the Chaos of by Elisabeth Potts

By Elisabeth Potts

via a haze of substances, rock and roll, and riots within the streets, MaryBeth Malone by no means stops asking an important query of her existence -- the place do I belong?

Bored and uninspired at a small collage in 1967 L.A., MaryBeth makes a life-changing selection to move to U.C. Berkeley, the place she meets a myriad of characters who either complicate and enhance her lifestyles -- a red-lipped residence mom who ideas the roost like an outdated international potentate, the drunken frat boys round the corner, and diverse pedantic professors. all of the whereas she is attempting to assist her promiscuous roommate who incorporates a poor mystery approximately her earlier and an previous pal who returns from Vietnam drug-addicted and damaged.
And then there’s Danny, a committed anti-war activist who pulls her into his paintings with the Resistance move. however the courting among MaryBeth and Danny proves to be as turbulent because the global round them, as they struggle to stability their struggle opposed to the Vietnam warfare with their love for every different and the unforeseen intrusion of a brand new good friend.

Emerging from the cauldron of the 60’s, MaryBeth unearths herself ceaselessly changed.

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