1979 MiniBook: 40th Birthday or Anniversary Gift
Take a trip down memory lane with this look back at 1979. 52 American diplomats and citizens were taken hostage in Iran while the Shah fled, Margaret Thatcher became UK prime minister, the Pittsburgh Pirates won the World Series, Patty Hearst was released from prison, the Sony Walkman was introduced, and Saddam Hussein became the president of Iraq.
Our full-color MiniBooks come packed with a year's worth of rare pictures, stories, and ads! Remember the movies, music, TV & radio, headline news, people, sports, fads, and events that made 1979 your special year!