V was for victory : politics and American culture during World War II / John Morton Blum.

Examines the ways in which American culture and politics on the home front affected the course of World War II, discussing the selling of the war, the creation of the GI hero, the benefits of the wartime economy, attitudes toward immigrants, and other topics.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Blum, John Morton, 1921-2011.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: San Diego : Harcourt Brace & Co., 1977.
Edition:1st Harvest ed.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • The selling of the war
  • Homely heroes
  • Getting and spending
  • War lords and vassals
  • Outsiders
  • Black America: the rising wind
  • Congress and the politics of comfort
  • Referendum on Roosevelt
  • Victory.