Soldiers to Citizens: The G.I. Bill and the Making of the Greatest Generation

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The G.I. Bill not only fueled the development of the middle class: it also revitalized American democracy. Americans who came of age during World War II joined fraternal groups and neighborhood and community organizations and took part in politics at rates that made the postwar era the twentieth century's civic "golden age." Drawing on extensive interviews and surveys with hundreds of members of the "greatest generation," Suzanne Mettler finds that by treating veterans as first-class citizens and in granting advanced ...

Soldiers to Citizens: The G.I. Bill and the Making of the Greatest Generation 2007, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195331301

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Soldiers to Citizens: The G.I. Bill and the Making of the Greatest Generation 2005, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195180978

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