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The greatest generation

Author: Tom Brokaw
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Random House trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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In this superb book, Tom Brokaw goes out into America, to tell through stories of individual men and women the story of a generation, America's citizens and heroes who came of age during the Great Depression and the Second World War and went on to build modern America.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Relatos personales estadounidenses
Biografía
Biografías
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Brokaw
ISBN: 0812975294 9780812975291
OCLC Number: 65776114
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxxviii, 412 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Tom Brokaw.
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In this superb book, Tom Brokaw goes out into America, to tell through stories of individual men and women the story of a generation, America's citizens and heroes who came of age during the Great Depression and the Second World War and went on to build modern America.

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