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The good war : an oral history of World War Two

Author: Studs Terkel
Publisher: New York : Ballantine, 1985, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Ballantine books edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Personal narratives
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Studs Terkel
ISBN: 0345325680 9780345325686
OCLC Number: 12635396
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize General Non-Fiction Category 1985
Description: 591 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Book one: A Sunday morning: John Garcia --
Dennis Keegan --
Mayor Tom Bradley --
Ron Veenker --
Peter Ota --
Yuriko Hohri --
Frak Keegan --
A chance encounter: Robert Rasmus --
Richard M. (Red) Prendergast --
Tales of the pacific: E.B. (Sledgehammer) Sledge --
Rocbert Lekachman --
Maurice E. (Jack) Wilson --
Peter Bezich --
Anton Bilek --
The good Reuben James: --
Bill Bailey --
David Milton --
Rosie: Peggy Terry --
Sarah Killingsworth --
Dellie Hahne --
Pauline Kael --
Evelen Fraser --
Betty Basye Hutchinson --
Neighborhood boys: Mike Royko --
Paul Pisicano --
Jack Short --
Don McFadden --
Major Tome Bradley --
Mickey Ruiz --
Dempsey Travis --
Win Stracke --
Johnny DeGrazio --
Reflections on machismo --
John H. Abbott --
Roger Tuttrup --
Ted Allenby Book two: High rank: Admiral Gene LaRocque --
General William Buster --
The bombers and the bombed --
John Ciardi --
John Kenneth Galbraith --
Eddie Costello and Ursula Bender --
Akira Miura --
Jean Wood --
Growing up: here and there --
John Baker --
Yasuko Kurachi Dower --
Werner Burckhardt --
Oleg Tsakumov --
Sheril Cunning --
Galatea Berger --
Jean Bartlett --
Marcel Ophuls --
D-Day and all that --
Elliott Johnson --
Charles A. Gates --
Rosemary Hanley --
Joe Hanley --
Timuel Black --
Dr. Alex Shulman --
Frieda Wolff --
Boogie woogie bugle boy --
Maxene Andrews Book three: Sudden money --
Ray Wax --
A quiet little boom town --
Elsie Rossio --
Georgia Gleason --
At the bar --
George C. Page --
Lee Oremont --
The big panjandrum --
Thoms G. (Tommy the Cork) Corcoran --
James Rowe --
John Kenneth Galbraith --
Joe Marcus --
W. Averell Harriman --
Hamilton Fish --
Virginia Durr --
Joseph L. Rauh, Jr. --
Earl B. Dickerson --
Flying high --
Lowel Steward --
Up front with pen, camera, and mike --
John Houseman --
Henry hatfield --
Milton caniff --
Bill Mauldin --
Herman Kogan --
Alfred Duckett --
Garson Kanin --
Richard Leacock --
Walter Rosenblum Book four: Crime and punishment --
Alvin (tommy) Bridges, Hans Gobeler and James Sanders --
Charlie Miller --
Walter and Olga Nowak --
Erich Luth --
Joseph Small --
Jacques Raboud --
Vitaly Korotich --
Joseph Levine --
A turning point --
Joseph Polowsky --
Mikhail Nikolaevich Alexeyev --
Galina Alexeyeva --
Viktor Andreyevich --
Kondratenko --
Grigori Baklanov --
Chilly winds --
Telford Taylor --
Arno Mayer --
Erhard Dabringhaus --
Milton Wolff --
Eileen Barth --
Anthony Scariano --
Irving Goff --
Hans Massaquoi --
Is you or is you ain't my baby? --
Phillip Morrison --
Marnie Seymour --
Father George Zabelka --
Hajimi Kito and Hideko Tamura (Tammy) Freidman --
Victor Toley --
John Smitherman --
John H. Grove --
Bill Barney --
Joseph Stasiak --
Remembrance of things past --
Nancy Arnot Harjan --
Paul Edwards --
Epilogue: Boom babies and other new people --
Nora Watson --
Joachim Adler and Marline Schmidt --
Steve McConnell --
George Seymour --
Debbie Cooney --
Street-corner kids.
Responsibility: Studs Terkel.

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