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The World Within War: America's Combat Experience in World War II

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Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 383-394) and index.

Table of Contents

1. Battle: expectation, encounter, reaction — 2. Battle: coping with combat — 3. Fighting the Germans: the war of rules — 4. Fighting the Japanese: war unrestrained — 5. Discipline: not the American way — 6. The appeals of battle: spectacle, danger, destruction — 7. The appeals of battle: comradeship — 8. War front and home front.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780684827971
Subtitle:
(America's combat experience in World War II )
Author:
Linderman, Gerald E.
Publisher:
Free Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
World war, 1939-1945
Subject:
History
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - 20th Century/WWII
Subject:
Soldiers
Subject:
Personal narratives, american
Subject:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns.
Subject:
World War, 19
Series Volume:
al-°adad 499
Publication Date:
c1997
Binding:
HC
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
viii, 408 p.
Dimensions:
9.54x6.39x1.37 in. 1.54 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Military » World War II » General
History and Social Science » Politics » Peace and War
History and Social Science » Sociology » General
History and Social Science » World History » General

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