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I remember : Chicago veterans of war

Author: Chris Green; James Fairhall
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Published by Big Shoulder Books, DePaul University, [2015] copyright ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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I remember: Chicago veterans of war, weaves together the memories of fifty veterans of World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Throughout the book, each veteran speaks in a series of "I remember" statements labeled by a number, not a name. This anonymous structure foregrounds the similarities of all wars. The effect is of one veteran speaking of the shock and scale of every modern war.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Poetry
Biographies
History
Personal narratives, American
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Green; James Fairhall
ISBN: 9780692485101 0692485104
OCLC Number: 929058370
Description: 96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 18 cm
Contents: Mark Ludeking --
Steven Brett Perry --
Brian Ngo --
Peter Dodge --
Aaron Pylinski --
Michael Daniels --
Terrence Doyle --
Daniel Hulsey --
Tom Nawrocki --
Benjamin Vibeyard --
Susan Winstead --
Gordon Stanley --
Joseph Kerke --
Robert Zeman --
Rolando Zavala --
Larry Grabowski --
Gerald Goodman --
Richard Johns --
Allen Chandler --
Stanley Herzog --
Chris K --
Keilita Cuevas --
Gilbert Elenbogen --
Michael Hammermeister --
Robert Gorman --
Antoinette Ellison --
Robert Getz --
Shaakira Alexander --
Dennis Fallen --
Meosha Thomas --
Brian Berndt --
Marr Pierson --
Fred Woods --
Henry Silva Jr. --
Elaine Little --
John Summers --
Donna Cooper --
Karina Lopez --
Connie Meacham --
Randall Rollinson --
Mark Ludeking --
Steven Kraslen --
Sandra Webb-Booker --
Doug Nielsen --
Ned Ricks --
Roger Loeffler --
Philip Hecker --
Heidi Agostini --
Jim Fairhall --
Patrick Cochrun --
Mike Parker.
Other Titles: Chicago veterans of war
Responsibility: edited by Chris Green ; foreword by Jim Fairhall.

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I remember: Chicago veterans of war, weaves together the memories of fifty veterans of World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Throughout the book, each veteran speaks in a series of "I remember" statements labeled by a number, not a name. This anonymous structure foregrounds the similarities of all wars. The effect is of one veteran speaking of the shock and scale of every modern war.

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