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Looking for the good war: American Amnesia and the Violent Pursuit of Happiness

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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2021
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"From the acclaimed author of No Man's Land and Soldier's Heart, a wide-ranging work of cultural history and criticism that reexamines the impact of post-World War II myths of the "good war.""--
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subject_facetCollective memory -- United States
Memory -- Social aspects -- United States
War and society -- United States
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- United States
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Influence
title_displayLooking for the good war : American amnesia and the violent pursuit of happiness
title_fullLooking for the Good War American Amnesia and the Violent Pursuit of Happiness
Looking for the good war : American amnesia and the violent pursuit of happiness / Elizabeth D. Samet
title_shortLooking for the good war
title_subAmerican Amnesia and the Violent Pursuit of Happiness
topic_facetCollective memory
History
Influence
Literary Criticism
Memory
Nonfiction
Politics
Social aspects
War and society
World War, 1939-1945