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The glory and the dream : a narrative history of America, 1932-1972, William Manchester

Label
The glory and the dream : a narrative history of America, 1932-1972
Title
The glory and the dream
Title remainder
a narrative history of America, 1932-1972
Statement of responsibility
William Manchester
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Continuation of Vol 1, the years of 1932 to 1972
Cataloging source
TMK
Dewey number
917.303
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
E806
LC item number
.M341x
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The glory and the dream : a narrative history of America, 1932-1972, William Manchester
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. Rendezvous with destiny, 1932-1941 -- The cruelest year -- Depression montage -- Roosevelt! -- Portrait of an American : Eleanor -- Stirrings -- Mid-thirties montage -- The Roosevelt Referendum -- Portrait of an American : stockbroker Richard Whitney -- The conservative Phoenix -- Late thirties montage -- A shadow of primitive terror -- Portrait of an American : Norman Thomas -- Through the night with a light from above -- Montage : the last of prewar America -- America on the brink -- Sacrifice and transformation, 1941-1950 -- Counterattack -- Pacific montage -- The Home Front -- Home Front montage -- Lilacs in the dooryard -- ETO montage -- A new world, under a new sun -- Portrait of an American : The Redhead -- The fraying flags of triumph -- Postwar montage -- Life with Harry -- A little touch of Harry in the night -- Late forties montage -- The age of suspicion -- Portrait of an American : Edward Roscoe Murrow -- Into the abyss -- Early fifties montage -- Sowing the wind, 1951-1960 -- A house divided -- Right turn -- Montage : the early Eisenhower years -- What was good for General Motors -- Portrait of an American : Norma Jean Baker
  • v. 2. Mr. Chairman, Mr. Chairman -- Montage : the mid-fifties -- With all deliberate speed --- The pursuit of happiness -- Montage : Eisenhower at flood tide -- Beep beep -- Portrait of an American : The Edsel --The crusade falters -- Late fifties montage -- Tattoo for the General -- Reaping the whirlwind, 1961-1968 -- A new generation of Americans -- Montage : the early sixties -- Now the trumpet summoned us again -- Portrait of an artist : Peter Carl Goldmark -- Don't let it be forgot -- Montage : JFK/LBJ -- The long arm -- A dream of greatness, and disenchantment -- Montage : the Johnson years -- Up against the wall -- Portrait of an American : Karl Hess III -- The year everything went wrong -- Montage : the late sixties -- Nixon, after all, 1969-1972 -- The rise of the Silent Majority -- Portrait of an American : Benjamin McLane Spock, M.D. -- Nattering nabobs -- Early seventies montage -- The divided states of America -- Portrait of an American : Ralph Nader -- Pride goeth -- Epilogue : echoes
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
2 volumes (xvi, 1697 pages)
Isbn
9780316544962
Lccn
74010617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
System control number
ocm30484254
Label
The glory and the dream : a narrative history of America, 1932-1972, William Manchester
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • v. 1. Rendezvous with destiny, 1932-1941 -- The cruelest year -- Depression montage -- Roosevelt! -- Portrait of an American : Eleanor -- Stirrings -- Mid-thirties montage -- The Roosevelt Referendum -- Portrait of an American : stockbroker Richard Whitney -- The conservative Phoenix -- Late thirties montage -- A shadow of primitive terror -- Portrait of an American : Norman Thomas -- Through the night with a light from above -- Montage : the last of prewar America -- America on the brink -- Sacrifice and transformation, 1941-1950 -- Counterattack -- Pacific montage -- The Home Front -- Home Front montage -- Lilacs in the dooryard -- ETO montage -- A new world, under a new sun -- Portrait of an American : The Redhead -- The fraying flags of triumph -- Postwar montage -- Life with Harry -- A little touch of Harry in the night -- Late forties montage -- The age of suspicion -- Portrait of an American : Edward Roscoe Murrow -- Into the abyss -- Early fifties montage -- Sowing the wind, 1951-1960 -- A house divided -- Right turn -- Montage : the early Eisenhower years -- What was good for General Motors -- Portrait of an American : Norma Jean Baker
  • v. 2. Mr. Chairman, Mr. Chairman -- Montage : the mid-fifties -- With all deliberate speed --- The pursuit of happiness -- Montage : Eisenhower at flood tide -- Beep beep -- Portrait of an American : The Edsel --The crusade falters -- Late fifties montage -- Tattoo for the General -- Reaping the whirlwind, 1961-1968 -- A new generation of Americans -- Montage : the early sixties -- Now the trumpet summoned us again -- Portrait of an artist : Peter Carl Goldmark -- Don't let it be forgot -- Montage : JFK/LBJ -- The long arm -- A dream of greatness, and disenchantment -- Montage : the Johnson years -- Up against the wall -- Portrait of an American : Karl Hess III -- The year everything went wrong -- Montage : the late sixties -- Nixon, after all, 1969-1972 -- The rise of the Silent Majority -- Portrait of an American : Benjamin McLane Spock, M.D. -- Nattering nabobs -- Early seventies montage -- The divided states of America -- Portrait of an American : Ralph Nader -- Pride goeth -- Epilogue : echoes
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
2 volumes (xvi, 1697 pages)
Isbn
9780316544962
Lccn
74010617
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
System control number
ocm30484254

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