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Vietnam War in Popular Culture : The Influence of America's Most Controversial War on Everyday Life:

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American and Vietnamese academics and Vietnam veterans provide 37 essays on the Vietnam War in popular culture. They discuss films like Apocalypse Now, The Deer Hunter, Platoon, We Were Soldiers, Coming Home, Sir No Sir, Last Days in Vietnam, The Big Lebowski, and Hearts and Minds; musical artists like the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Creedence Clearwater Revival, and Barry Sadler, as well as soldiers who wrote music during the war; television shows like All in the Family, The Big Picture, Taxi, Magnum P.I., and Mad Men; fiction, nonfiction, and science fiction by authors like Philip Caputo and Tim O'Brien; the veteran biker movement and the environmental movement; mental health issues; the Vietnam Veterans State Park in Angel Fire, New Mexico; the impact of the press; race and gender issues; memories, attitudes, and analyses from soldiers; and propaganda. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 2.0
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: History
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
Author: Ron Milam
Language: English
Street Date: November 7, 2016
TCIN: 51539651
UPC: 9781440840463
Item Number (DPCI): 248-23-1918

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