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Fear and freedom : how the Second World War changed us / Keith Lowe.

Lowe, Keith, (author.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch 940.531 LOW FEA (Text) 34207002117712 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 940.554 Lowe (Text) 31208912550987 new non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250043955
  • ISBN: 1250043956
  • Physical Description: xi, 561 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps 24 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Maps on endpapers.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliography (pages 433-530) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Part I: Myths and legends -- Part II: Utopias -- Part III: One world -- Part IV: Two superpowers -- Part V: Two hundred nations -- Part VI: Ten thousand fragments -- EPilogue.
Summary, etc.: "The Fear and the Freedom looks at all that has happened since, focusing on the changes that were brought about because of WWII--simultaneously one of the most catastrophic and most innovative events in history. The award-winning historian and author of Inferno examines the remarkable ideas and innovations that sprang from World War II and how they changed the world, from computers and mass-produced penicillin to space rockets and the atomic bomb"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Influence.
World War, 1939-1945 > Social aspects.
War and society > History > 20th century.
Reconstruction (1939-1951)

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