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The Resource A Nation Forged in War : How World War II Taught Americans to Get Along, (electronic resource)

A Nation Forged in War : How World War II Taught Americans to Get Along, (electronic resource)

Label
A Nation Forged in War : How World War II Taught Americans to Get Along
Title
A Nation Forged in War
Title remainder
How World War II Taught Americans to Get Along
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
World War II shaped the United States in profound ways, and this new book--the first in the Legacies of War series--explores one of the most significant changes it fostered: a dramatic increase in ethnic and religious tolerance. A Nation Forged in War is the first full-length study of how large-scale mobilization during the Second World War helped to dissolve long-standing differences among white soldiers of widely divergent backgrounds. Never before or since have so many Americans served in the armed forces at one time: more than 15 million donned uniforms in the period from 1941 to 19
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Bruscino, Thomas A
Dewey number
  • 940.5403
  • 940.5403
Index
no index present
LC call number
D769.1 .B78 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • History
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • African American soldiers
  • Race discrimination
  • HISTORY / Military / World War II
  • HISTORY / General
  • United States
  • United States
Label
A Nation Forged in War : How World War II Taught Americans to Get Along, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/b3JnLmJpYmxpb3ZhdWx0Ljk3ODE1NzIzMzc3OTQ=
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Foreword; Introduction; 1. The America They Left Behind; 2. The Ethnic Army; 3. Introduction to the Army; 4. Hours of Boredom; 5. Instants of Excitement and Terror; 6. Coming Home, Taking Over; 7. The New Consensus and Beyond; Conclusion; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
frd782879981
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (361 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781572337794
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781572337794
  • (Sirsi) b1407344
Label
A Nation Forged in War : How World War II Taught Americans to Get Along, (electronic resource)
Link
http://lanepl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/b3JnLmJpYmxpb3ZhdWx0Ljk3ODE1NzIzMzc3OTQ=
Publication
Contents
Foreword; Introduction; 1. The America They Left Behind; 2. The Ethnic Army; 3. Introduction to the Army; 4. Hours of Boredom; 5. Instants of Excitement and Terror; 6. Coming Home, Taking Over; 7. The New Consensus and Beyond; Conclusion; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
frd782879981
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (361 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781572337794
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781572337794
  • (Sirsi) b1407344

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