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The Resource Forever Vietnam : how a divisive war changed American public memory, David Kieran

Forever Vietnam : how a divisive war changed American public memory, David Kieran

Label
Forever Vietnam : how a divisive war changed American public memory
Title
Forever Vietnam
Title remainder
how a divisive war changed American public memory
Statement of responsibility
David Kieran
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kieran, David
Dewey number
959.704/31
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DS559.8.S6
LC item number
K54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Culture, politics, and the Cold War
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  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Memory
  • Collective memory
Label
Forever Vietnam : how a divisive war changed American public memory, David Kieran
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "I know what it's like" -- "How far is Andersonville from Vietnam?": Vietnam revisionism and Andersonville National Historic Site -- "We veterans of mass murder and stupidity": older veterans' PTSD and the narration of combat in post-Vietnam memoirs of the Second World War -- "We see a lot of parallels between the men at the Alamo and ourselves": recovering from Vietnam at the Alamo -- "We should have said no": Vietnam's legacy, remembrance of Somalia, and debates over humanitarian intervention in the 1990s -- "It's almost like the Vietnam wall": the legacy of Vietnam and remembrance of Flight 93 -- "The lessons of history": Vietnam's legacy during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan -- Afterword: "the task of telling your story continues"
Control code
2014008141
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 305 pages
Isbn
9781625341006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014008141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781625341006
Label
Forever Vietnam : how a divisive war changed American public memory, David Kieran
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "I know what it's like" -- "How far is Andersonville from Vietnam?": Vietnam revisionism and Andersonville National Historic Site -- "We veterans of mass murder and stupidity": older veterans' PTSD and the narration of combat in post-Vietnam memoirs of the Second World War -- "We see a lot of parallels between the men at the Alamo and ourselves": recovering from Vietnam at the Alamo -- "We should have said no": Vietnam's legacy, remembrance of Somalia, and debates over humanitarian intervention in the 1990s -- "It's almost like the Vietnam wall": the legacy of Vietnam and remembrance of Flight 93 -- "The lessons of history": Vietnam's legacy during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan -- Afterword: "the task of telling your story continues"
Control code
2014008141
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 305 pages
Isbn
9781625341006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014008141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781625341006

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