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The Resource Pogue's war : diaries of a WWII combat historian, Forrest C. Pogue

Pogue's war : diaries of a WWII combat historian, Forrest C. Pogue

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Pogue's war : diaries of a WWII combat historian
Title
Pogue's war
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diaries of a WWII combat historian
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Forrest C. Pogue
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Language
eng
Summary
"With a foreword by Stephen Ambrose and a preface by Franklin D. Anderson Forrest Pogue (1912-1996) was undoubtedly one of the greatest World War II combat historians. Born and educated in Kentucky, he is perhaps best known for his definitive four-volume biography of General George C. Marshall. But, as Pogue's War makes clear, he was also a pioneer in the development of oral history in the twentieth century, as well as an impressive interviewer with an ability to relate to people at all levels, from the private in the trenches to the general carrying four stars. Pogue's War is drawn from Forr
Biography type
autobiography
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Pogue's war : diaries of a WWII combat historian, Forrest C. Pogue
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Pogue's war : diaries of a WWII combat historian, Forrest C. Pogue
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt2jchh6
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multicolored
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Contents
London in the spring of 1944 -- We learn top secrets or we are bigoted -- Waiting in Cornwall -- Crossing the Channel one day late -- The Lieutenant John Spaulding interview -- First days in the field -- First interviews in the field -- The last weeks of June -- Writing history for a change -- The breakout at Saint-Lô -- Restless days at the rear -- Liberated Paris -- Last Days in Normandy -- Watching Paris come to life -- Opinion and politics in liberated Paris -- Return to the field -- The deadly forest -- The North flank of the bulge -- Regaining lost ground -- Battle for the dam -- The close-up to the Rhine -- Chasing the armor across Germany -- Another form of German culture: Buchenwald -- A non-sober history of the meeting with the Russians -- Pilzen on VE-Day
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1 online resource (xviii, 411 pages)
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9781283327510
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illustrations
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Electronic reproduction.
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remote
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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