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The best war ever : America and World War II

Author: Michael C C Adams
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1994.
Series: American moment.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work suggests that the public memory of World War II in the USA is distorted and that the war has left America with a misleading - even dangerous - legacy. The author challenges many popular  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Adams, Michael C.C., 1945-
Best war ever.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)624393473
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael C C Adams
ISBN: 080184696X 9780801846960 0801846978 9780801846977
OCLC Number: 28063778
Description: xvii, 189 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Mythmaking and the War --
No easy answers --
The patterns of war, 1939-1945 --
The American War Machine --
Overseas --
Home Front change --
A New World.
Series Title: American moment.
Responsibility: Michael C.C. Adams.
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This book will be most valuable to students and general readers who have not given World War II serious study but who are interested in achieving a better understanding of America's experience in Read more...

 
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