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Voices of a war remembered

an oral history of Canadians in World War Two

by Bill McNeil

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Published by Doubleday Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Canadian.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBill McNeil.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD811.A2 M34 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 376 p. :
      Number of Pages376
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1350906M
      ISBN 100385253206, 0385253532
      LC Control Number92240742
      OCLC/WorldCa24376683

      PATRIOTS: The Vietnam War Remembered from All Sides Oral histories often suffer from loose organization or from voices that pop up confusingly again and again. The book contains the. "Christian Appy's oral history is the first work to probe the war's path through both the United States and Vietnam. The testimony in this book, sometimes detached and reflective, often raw and emotional, allows us to see and feel what this war meant to people literally on all sides - Americans and Vietnamese, generals and grunts, policy makers and protestors, guerrillas and CIA operatives 5/5(2).

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      Why Remember? Chloe Howard, University of Birmingham. As an undergraduate student at the University of Birmingham, I have been working with Historic Royal Palaces to assess people’s attitudes towards remembrance of the First World War and the importance of the centenary this year. The Unwomanly Face of War tells the story of these forgotten women, and its great achievement is that it gives credit to their contribution but also to the hell they endured.”—The Washington Post “We should resolve to read this book alongside the world news report Ms. Alexievich never tries to simplify.


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The book is also a monumental effort to capture voices long unheard and ensure that the /5(76). Voices from the Pacific War: Blue Jackets Remember Petty's valuable oral history contains 23 accounts from enlistee veterans of the U.S.

Navy in World War II. Many had joined the navy before Pearl Harbor because of the Depression, and a fair number stayed in the navy after the war. Get this from a library. Voices of a war remembered: an oral history of Canadians in World War Two.

[Bill McNeil] -- The Canadian contribution to victory in the Second World War is a legacy of which Canadians are proud. but time passes; the detaila of that era grow dim, and individual stories need to be saved for. If you are touched by these stories please consider making a donation.

I would like to produce a second Vietnam documentary featuring more stories. Thank you and God bless you: Voices of A War Remembered An Oral History of Canadians in World War Two (Book). The voices that were forever locked in that moment in time and to bring them back to life for the readers.

Brown wasn't too interested in the politics and strategies behind the war, for the book. Until now, no single book on the war has included so many different American perspectives and so varied a group of Vietnamese voices.

That not only makes the book unique, it also means you can follow the war from its true beginnings all the way to Patty and Earl Hopper Sr., still convinced that Vietnam holds American POWs.

First World War remembered through letters sent home by soldiers Peterborough author Tracy Brown pens book on the personal journey her great-great-uncles took while fighting the war. The item Voices of a war remembered: an oral history of Canadians in World War Two, Bill McNeil.

--represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Calgary Public Library. Remembered is the story of Spring and her sister Tempe, girls born into slavery on a farm in Maryland just before the end of the Civil War. But more than just a slave narrative, Yvonne Battle-Felton asks us to examine the lives of Black Americans once slavery is ended, and what possibilities exist when, despite abolishment, there still exists /5.

This Civil War soldier, one-half Union, and one-half Confederate symbolizes the war within a war and honors the Winstonians in both armies. Their shiny new swords of were by as broken as the spirits of the men who wore them; and their uniforms of blue and grey, once fresh and clean, were now as worn and patched as the bodies and souls Author: Susan Deily-Swearingen.

"Patriots: The Vietnam War Remembered From All Sides," by Christian G. Appy is a glowing tribute to everyone who fought, aided, suffered or protested the Vietnam War.

If anything, the one consistent thread in many of the individual snapshots of the war is that the leaders in Washington underestimated the will of the Vietnamese by: Voices of a War Remembered Joining Worl d War Two. Barry Broadfoot recalled his reasons for joining the war in He was underage at 17, small and skinny, but was determined to travel to Europe in seek of revenge on the Germans who killed his best friend in battle.

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Dunn's book is a case in point of one issue. He compiled it AFTER the war (Book published something)with access to his own and the other diaries of which he had use Nothing Dunn has is-as far as I know- not founded on first-hand account. World War II remains one of the most galvanizing and defining events in the history of America.

Seemingly overnight, the entire nation unified behind a singular cause. Bythe size of the U.S. armed forces had grown from two to twelve million men and women of every color, religion, and creed.

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