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The Resource History wars : the Enola Gay and other battles for the American past, edited by Edward T. Linenthal and Tom Engelhardt

History wars : the Enola Gay and other battles for the American past, edited by Edward T. Linenthal and Tom Engelhardt

Label
History wars : the Enola Gay and other battles for the American past
Title
History wars
Title remainder
the Enola Gay and other battles for the American past
Statement of responsibility
edited by Edward T. Linenthal and Tom Engelhardt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the "taming of the West" to the dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, the portrayal of the past has become a battleground at the heart of American politics
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/25
Index
no index present
LC call number
E840.4
LC item number
.H57 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Linenthal, Edward Tabor
  • Engelhardt, Tom
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Hiroshima-shi (Japan)
  • Nagasaki-shi (Japan)
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Enola Gay (Bomber)
  • Guerre du Viet-Nam (1961-1975)
  • Hiroshima (Japon)
  • United States
  • Nagasaki (Japon)
  • Krieg
  • Geschichte
  • Bewertung
  • USA
  • Enola Gay (Bomber)
  • Bombardment of Hiroshima-shi (Japan : 1945)
  • Bombardment of Nagasaki-shi (Japan : 1945)
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Historiography
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • United States
Label
History wars : the Enola Gay and other battles for the American past, edited by Edward T. Linenthal and Tom Engelhardt
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-291)
Contents
Introduction : history under siege / Tom Engelhardt and Edward T. Linenthal -- Anatomy of a controversy / Edward T. Linenthal -- Three narratives of our humanity / John W. Dower -- Patriotic orthodoxy and American decline / Michael S. Sherry -- Whose history is it anyway? Memory, politics, and historical scholarship / Paul Boyer -- History at risk : the case of the Enola Gay / Richard H. Kohn -- Culture war, history front / Mike Wallace -- Dangerous history : Vietnam and the "good war" / Marilyn B. Young -- The victors and the vanquished / Tom Engelhardt
Control code
ocm34077658
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 295 p.
Isbn
9780805043860
Isbn Type
(hard : alk. paper)
Lccn
96000886
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34077658
  • (OCoLC)34077658
Label
History wars : the Enola Gay and other battles for the American past, edited by Edward T. Linenthal and Tom Engelhardt
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-291)
Contents
Introduction : history under siege / Tom Engelhardt and Edward T. Linenthal -- Anatomy of a controversy / Edward T. Linenthal -- Three narratives of our humanity / John W. Dower -- Patriotic orthodoxy and American decline / Michael S. Sherry -- Whose history is it anyway? Memory, politics, and historical scholarship / Paul Boyer -- History at risk : the case of the Enola Gay / Richard H. Kohn -- Culture war, history front / Mike Wallace -- Dangerous history : Vietnam and the "good war" / Marilyn B. Young -- The victors and the vanquished / Tom Engelhardt
Control code
ocm34077658
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 295 p.
Isbn
9780805043860
Isbn Type
(hard : alk. paper)
Lccn
96000886
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o34077658
  • (OCoLC)34077658

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