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Author Bruscino, Thomas A

Title A nation forged in war : how World War II taught Americans to get along / Thomas Bruscino

Publ Info Knoxville, Tenn. : University of Tennessee Press, [2010]
2010
Edition First edition
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  D769.1 .B78 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  D769.1 .B78 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 348 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Legacies of war
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The America they left behind -- The ethnic army -- Introduction to the Army -- Hours of boredom -- Instants of excitement and terror -- Coming home, taking over -- The new consensus and beyond
LC subject United States. Army -- Military life -- History -- 20th century
United States. Army -- History -- World War, 1939-1945
United States. Army -- Mobilization -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- United States
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, European American
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American
African American soldiers -- History -- 20th century
Race discrimination -- United States -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century
ISBN 9781572336957 (hardcover)
1572336951 (hardcover)