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The Resource The deaths of others : the fate of civilians in America's wars, John Tirman, (electronic resource)

The deaths of others : the fate of civilians in America's wars, John Tirman, (electronic resource)

Label
The deaths of others : the fate of civilians in America's wars
Title
The deaths of others
Title remainder
the fate of civilians in America's wars
Statement of responsibility
John Tirman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Tirman, John
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
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  • Civilians in war
  • Battle casualties
  • War and society
  • Militarism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The deaths of others : the fate of civilians in America's wars, John Tirman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Death and remembrance in America's wars -- American wars and the culture of violence -- Strategic bombing in the Second World War -- The Korean War : the hegemony of forgetting -- The Vietnam War : the high cost of credibility -- The Reagan doctrine : savage war by proxy -- Iraq : the twenty years' war -- Afghanistan : hot pursuit on terrorism's frontier -- Three atrocities and the rules of engagement -- Counting : a single death is a tragedy, a million deaths are a statistic -- The epistemology of war
Control code
ebr10469429
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
408 p
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727391598
Label
The deaths of others : the fate of civilians in America's wars, John Tirman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Death and remembrance in America's wars -- American wars and the culture of violence -- Strategic bombing in the Second World War -- The Korean War : the hegemony of forgetting -- The Vietnam War : the high cost of credibility -- The Reagan doctrine : savage war by proxy -- Iraq : the twenty years' war -- Afghanistan : hot pursuit on terrorism's frontier -- Three atrocities and the rules of engagement -- Counting : a single death is a tragedy, a million deaths are a statistic -- The epistemology of war
Control code
ebr10469429
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
408 p
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)727391598

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