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The Resource How we forgot the Cold War : a historical journey across America, Jon Wiener

How we forgot the Cold War : a historical journey across America, Jon Wiener

Label
How we forgot the Cold War : a historical journey across America
Title
How we forgot the Cold War
Title remainder
a historical journey across America
Statement of responsibility
Jon Wiener
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wiener, Jon
Dewey number
973.91
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.12
LC item number
.W486 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Politics and culture
  • Cold War
  • Cold War
  • Collective memory
  • World politics
  • Conservatism
  • United States
Label
How we forgot the Cold War : a historical journey across America, Jon Wiener
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223102461085
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cold war cleanup : the Hanford tour
  • Test site tourism in Nevada
  • Memorial Day in Lakewood and La Jolla : Korean War monuments of California
  • Code name "Ethel" : the Rosenbergs in the museums
  • Mound builders of Missouri : nuclear waste at Weldon Springs
  • Cold War Elvis : Sgt. Presley at the General George Patton Museum
  • The Graceland of Cold War tourism : the Greenbrier Bunker
  • Ike's Emmy : monuments to the military-industrial complex
  • The fallout shelters of North Dakota
  • "It had to do with Cuba and missiles" : thirteen days in October
  • Introduction:
  • The museum of the missile gap : Arizona's Titan Missile Museum
  • The museum of détente : the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda
  • Rocky Flats : uncovering the secrets
  • CNN's Cold War : equal time for the Russians
  • Harry Truman's amazing museum
  • Conclusion:
  • History, memory, and the Cold War
  • Epilogue:
  • From the Cold War to the war in Iraq
  • Forgetting the Cold War
  • Hippie Day at the Reagan Library
  • The Victims of Communism Museum : a study in failure
  • Getting started : the Churchill Memorial in Missouri
  • Searching for the pumpkin patch : the Whittaker Chambers National Historic Landmark
  • Naming names, from Laramie to Beverly Hills
  • Secrets on display : the CIA Museum and the NSA Museum
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 376 p.
Isbn
9780520271418
Lccn
2012011669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021346615
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
783861961
Label
How we forgot the Cold War : a historical journey across America, Jon Wiener
Publication
Bar code
31223102461085
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-348) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cold war cleanup : the Hanford tour
  • Test site tourism in Nevada
  • Memorial Day in Lakewood and La Jolla : Korean War monuments of California
  • Code name "Ethel" : the Rosenbergs in the museums
  • Mound builders of Missouri : nuclear waste at Weldon Springs
  • Cold War Elvis : Sgt. Presley at the General George Patton Museum
  • The Graceland of Cold War tourism : the Greenbrier Bunker
  • Ike's Emmy : monuments to the military-industrial complex
  • The fallout shelters of North Dakota
  • "It had to do with Cuba and missiles" : thirteen days in October
  • Introduction:
  • The museum of the missile gap : Arizona's Titan Missile Museum
  • The museum of détente : the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda
  • Rocky Flats : uncovering the secrets
  • CNN's Cold War : equal time for the Russians
  • Harry Truman's amazing museum
  • Conclusion:
  • History, memory, and the Cold War
  • Epilogue:
  • From the Cold War to the war in Iraq
  • Forgetting the Cold War
  • Hippie Day at the Reagan Library
  • The Victims of Communism Museum : a study in failure
  • Getting started : the Churchill Memorial in Missouri
  • Searching for the pumpkin patch : the Whittaker Chambers National Historic Landmark
  • Naming names, from Laramie to Beverly Hills
  • Secrets on display : the CIA Museum and the NSA Museum
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 376 p.
Isbn
9780520271418
Lccn
2012011669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021346615
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
783861961

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