World War II and the Postwar Years in America [2 volumes]: A Historical and Cultural Encyclopedia

World War II and the Postwar Years in America [2 volumes]: A Historical and Cultural Encyclopedia

by William H. Young, Nancy K. Young
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313356521

ISBN-13: 9780313356520

Pub. Date: 09/17/2010

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

More than 150 articles provide a revealing look at one of the most tempestuous decades in recent American history, describing the everyday activities of Americans as they dealt first with war, and then a difficult transition to peace and prosperity.

• Approximately 175 A–Z entries on everyday life and popular culture in the United States,

Overview

More than 150 articles provide a revealing look at one of the most tempestuous decades in recent American history, describing the everyday activities of Americans as they dealt first with war, and then a difficult transition to peace and prosperity.

• Approximately 175 A–Z entries on everyday life and popular culture in the United States, 1940–1950

• An extensive timeline of events during the covered decade

• Numerous photographs that highlight article content

• Charts listing pertinent statistics and/or related information

• Selected readings accompanying each article

• An extensive bibliography of print, aural, and electronic resources and a guide to related topics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313356520
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/17/2010
Pages:
1247
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.10(h) x 2.70(d)

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