Welcome home, boys! : military victory parades in New York City, 1899-1946 (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Welcome home, boys! : military victory parades in New York City, 1899-1946

Author: Sebastian Jobs
Publisher: Frankfurt ; New York : Campus Verlag, cop. 2012.
Dissertation: Texte remanié de: Thesis (doctoral): History: Universität Erfurt: 2009.
Edition/Format:   Thesis/dissertation : Thesis/dissertation : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book takes on the subject of military victory parades in New York City during the first half of the 20th century and looks on these performances as political street theater. The study shows how abstract concepts like the nation-state or Americanism were represented and embodied in these events. With its focus on the three main groups of actors involved in the parades (organizers, soldiers, spectators), the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Thesis/dissertation
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sebastian Jobs
ISBN: 9783593397450 3593397455
OCLC Number: 868148307
Description: 1 vol. (276 p.) : ill. ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Sebastian Jobs.
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During the first half of the twentieth century military victory parades in New York became an iconic part of the American cultural memory - ticker tape and soldiers returning to their sweethearts  Read more...

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