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Sacrificing soldiers on the National Mall / Kristin Ann Hass.

Author/Creator:
Hass, Kristin Ann, 1965-
Publication:
Berkeley : University of California Press, [2013]
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 262 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.).
War memorials -- Washington (D.C.).
World War II Memorial (Washington, D.C.).
Korean War Veterans Memorial (Washington, D.C.).
National Japanese American Memorial to Patriotism (Washington, D.C.).
Memorialization -- United States.
Collective memory -- United States.
Contents:
Forgetting the remembered war at the Korean War Veterans Memorial
Legitimating the national family with the Black Revolutionary War Patriots Memorial
The nearly invisible Women in Military Service for America Memorial
Impossible soldiers and the National Japanese American Memorial to Patriotism during World War II
"We leave you our deaths, give them their meaning": triumph and tragedy at the national World War II Memorial.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-242) and index.
ISBN:
9780520274105 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520274105 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780520274112 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0520274113 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
816499150