After the good war
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After the good war a love story. by Peter Roger Breggin

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsPZ4.B8333 Af, PS3552.R365 Af
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5299459M
ISBN 100812814924
LC Control Number72080344

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  Terkel compiled a series of books based on oral histories that defined America in the 20th Century. Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do received a National Book Award nomination in The Good War: An Oral History of World War II won the Pulitzer Prize in nonfiction in /5(10). “Written more than 2, years ago, this book still contains the best description of why countries go to war, the best funeral oration and the best depiction of political realism ever set down in print.” “The first great book on war in all its aspects, and still one of the best.” On War () by Carl von Clausewitz. "The Good War" - Studs Turkel's 5th oral history - was published in Like most of his other books, this too was a "best seller". Turkel has put together excerpts from some interviews with people who lived during the war years - ex-military officers and enlisted men, defense industry workers, atomic bomb scientists, celebrities Cited by: According to our national mythology, that was a 'good war,' one of the few for which the benefits clearly outweighed the costs. Except for a few books published shortly after the war and quickly forgotten, this orthodoxy has been essentially unchallenged." How accurate is this hallowed portrayal of America's role in World War .