How We Forgot the Cold War: A Historical Journey Across America

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"Here's a book that would've split the sides of Thucydides. Wiener's magical mystery tour of Cold War museums is simultaneously hilarious and the best thing ever written on public history and its contestation." --Mike Davis, author of "City of Quartz" "Jon Wiener, an astute observer of how history is perceived by the general public, shows us how official efforts to shape popular memory of the Cold War have failed. His journey across America to visit exhibits, monuments, and other historical sites, demonstrates how quickly ...

How We Forgot the Cold War: A Historical Journey Across America 2014, University of California Press

ISBN-13: 9780520282216

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How We Forgot the Cold War: A Historical Journey Across America 2012, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520271418

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