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The greatest generation speaks : letters and reflections

Author: Tom Brokaw
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st trade edView all editions and formats
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Presents a selection of letters written to Tom Brokaw in response to his book "The Greatest Generation," in which he examines the lives and experiences of the men and women of the Depression and World War II era who Brokaw credits with building modern America.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brokaw, Tom.
Greatest generation speaks.
New York : Random House, ©1999
(OCoLC)607401114
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Brokaw
ISBN: 0375503943 9780375503948
OCLC Number: 42879501
Notes: Includes primary source material in the form of letters, photos, and personal narratives.
Description: 237 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
Contents: War stories --
Bonds --
Loss --
Faith --
Reunions --
Love stories --
Appreciation --
Children --
Lessons.
Responsibility: Tom Brokaw.
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Presents a selection of letters written to Tom Brokaw in response to his book "The Greatest Generation," in which he examines the lives and experiences of the men and women of the Depression and World War II era who Brokaw credits with building modern America.

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