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Thank God for the atom bomb, and other essays

Author: Paul Fussell
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1990, ©1988.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Fussell
ISBN: 0345361350 9780345361356
OCLC Number: 22432998
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 257 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm
Contents: Thank God for the atom bomb --
An exchange of views --
Postscript (1987) on Japanese skulls --
Writing in wartime --
George Orwell --
"A power of facing unpleasant facts" --
Killing, in verse and prose --
A well-regulated militia --
Travel, tourism, and "international understanding" --
On the persistence of pastoral --
Taking it all off in the Balkans --
The fate of chivalry, and the assault upon mother --
Modernism, adversary culture, and Edmund Blunden --
Indy.
Responsibility: Paul Fussell.

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