The Resource Saving private power : the hidden history of "The Good War", Michael Zezima

Saving private power : the hidden history of "The Good War", Michael Zezima

Label
Saving private power : the hidden history of "The Good War"
Title
Saving private power
Title remainder
the hidden history of "The Good War"
Statement of responsibility
Michael Zezima
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Historian Michael Zezima makes the argument that World War II was not "the good war" that most American people believe it to be by taking aim at what he terms "myths" about the war--such as that WWII was inevitable or that the attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise
Cataloging source
NTG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Zezima, Michael
Dewey number
940.53/73
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D769
LC item number
.Z49 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
Label
Saving private power : the hidden history of "The Good War", Michael Zezima
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-198) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: "Fortunately, we were on the winning side" -- "Keep 'em smiling" : myth: WWII was "good" -- "The miracle of the twentieth century" : myth, WWII was inevitable -- "Surprise and pain": myth: the Allies fought to liberate the death camps -- "Perhaps he is human": myth, the attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise -- "A new kind of weather": myth, only the Axis nations committed War crimes -- "We've got the cards": myth, the atomic bombs dropped on Japan were necessary -- "There are few archibishops in espionage": myth, WWII was fought to end Fascism -- "The adjective and the noun don't match": Myth, the legacy of WWII is "good."
Control code
ocm44906389
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9781887128452
Lccn
2001270218
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)44906389
Label
Saving private power : the hidden history of "The Good War", Michael Zezima
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-198) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: "Fortunately, we were on the winning side" -- "Keep 'em smiling" : myth: WWII was "good" -- "The miracle of the twentieth century" : myth, WWII was inevitable -- "Surprise and pain": myth: the Allies fought to liberate the death camps -- "Perhaps he is human": myth, the attack on Pearl Harbor was a surprise -- "A new kind of weather": myth, only the Axis nations committed War crimes -- "We've got the cards": myth, the atomic bombs dropped on Japan were necessary -- "There are few archibishops in espionage": myth, WWII was fought to end Fascism -- "The adjective and the noun don't match": Myth, the legacy of WWII is "good."
Control code
ocm44906389
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
214 pages
Isbn
9781887128452
Lccn
2001270218
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)44906389

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