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Days of sadness, years of triumph; the American people, 1939-1945.

New York, Coward, McCann and Geoghegan [1973] .
ISBN 0698104889, 9780698104884

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
E806 .P466 1973 Available Request
LIB stacks
E806 .P466 Available Request
UNIV General stacks
973.917 P47d, 1973 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
E806 .P466 1973 Available Request
Subjects United States -- History -- 1933-1945.
United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
Description 512 pages 24 cm
Copyright Date [1973]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 481-496).
Contents Part I. The time between -- It is war -- To arms! -- Miracle at Philadelphia..sort of -- Quarrel at a crossroads -- Creating a defense economy -- Year of meteors! Brooding year! -- Who's hysterical? -- Knowledge is power -- The meaning of it all -- Life goes on -- Negroes, blacks and "persons of color" -- Isolation and rediscovery of Latin America -- Action in the North Atlantic -- "Arsenal of democracy" -- And so to war -- Part II: the most incredible year -- Pearl Harbor Christmas -- What news from the front? -- We lose, they pay -- What can I do? -- Life and leisure in wartime -- Turnabout, turnabout -- Sonorous metal blowing martial sounds -- Onto the offensive -- Part III: The remaking of a nation -- New horizons -- Turn to the right -- Economics of war and peace -- Black man, brown man -- Social welfare, the American way -- The civil liberties disaster -- Wartime school days -- Life, literature and leisure; art, architecture and aviation -- Winding down a miracle -- America first ... everywhere -- Science works its wonders -- Past and present.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)655197
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Perrett, Geoffrey.
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