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The Resource Archives of Memory : a Soldier Recalls World War II

Archives of Memory : a Soldier Recalls World War II

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Archives of Memory : a Soldier Recalls World War II
Title
Archives of Memory
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a Soldier Recalls World War II
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Language
eng
Summary
""Tell me about the war""--These words launched a ten-year project in oral history by a husband-and-wife team. Howard Hoffman fought in World War II from Cassino to the Elbe as a mortar crewman and a forward observer. His war experiences are of intrinsic interest to readers who seek a foot soldier's view of those historic events. But the principal purpose of this study was to explore the bounds of memory, to gauge its accuracy and its stability over time, and to determine the effects of various efforts to enhance it. Alice Hoffman, a historian, initiated the study because she recognized the
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EBLCP
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Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Archives of Memory : a Soldier Recalls World War II
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Archives of Memory : a Soldier Recalls World War II
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130hnbg
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Maps; Foreword by Forrest C. Pogue; Foreword by Charles T. Morrissey; Introduction; Biographical Note on Howard S. Hoffman; 1. A Psychological Overview of Memory; 2. Stateside Experiences: First Recall Document; 3. Stateside Experiences: Analysis of Memories; 4. The Italian Campaign: First Recall Document; 5. The Italian Campaign: Analysis of Memories; 6. From Southern France to the Elbe: First Recall Document; Plate Section; 7. From Southern France to the Elbe: Analysis of Memories; 8. War's End and Return to Civilian Life: First Recall Document
  • 9. War's End and Return to Civilian Life: Analysis of MemoriesConclusion; Appendices; Appendix 1. The Italian Campaign: Second Recall Document; Appendix 2. Daily Log, Company C, Third Chemical Mortar Battalion; Appendix 3. Combat Units Supported by Hoffman's Company; Notes; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y
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1 online resource (220 pages)
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Isbn
9780813149325
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