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World citizen oral history transcript, 1986-88 : Norman Cousins

Author: Norman Cousins; Andrew D Basiago; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
Publisher: [Los Angeles] : Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Oral History collection, Dept. of Special Collections, University Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
Database:WorldCat
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The interview proceeds chronologically, beginning with Cousins' position with Current history and extends through his career at UCLA. Minimal attention is given to his career at the Saturday Review of Literature, since that aspect of his career has been dealt with extensively. The interview examines Cousins' activities in peace and anti-nuclear movements since the 1940s, his writing, his struggle with ankylosing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Oral histories
Interviews
Named Person: Norman Cousins; Henry Seidel Canby; Grenville Clark; John Foster Dulles; Dwight D Eisenhower; John F Kennedy; Christopher Morley; Jawaharlal Nehru; Robert E Sherwood; Harry S Truman
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Norman Cousins; Andrew D Basiago; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program.
OCLC Number: 36837064
Notes: Transcript of a 21-hour interview completed under the auspices of the UCLA Oral History Program.
Description: 2 volumes (xiv, 314, vii, 315-599 pages), bound : portraits ; 28 cm
Responsibility: interviewed by Andrew D. Basiago.

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The interview proceeds chronologically, beginning with Cousins' position with Current history and extends through his career at UCLA. Minimal attention is given to his career at the Saturday Review of Literature, since that aspect of his career has been dealt with extensively. The interview examines Cousins' activities in peace and anti-nuclear movements since the 1940s, his writing, his struggle with ankylosing spondylitis, and his subsequent interest in helping other patients with life-threatening illnesses to help themselves. The interview includes extensive discussion of the United World Federalists, the Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy, Cousins' diplomatic work, and his friendship with important political leaders of the post-World War II world.

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