American Dreams and Nazi Nightmares

American Dreams and Nazi Nightmares

Author: Kirsten Fermaglich

Publisher: UPNE

ISBN: 1584655496

Category: History

Page: 272

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A unique contribution to America's encounter with Holocaust memory that links the use of Nazi imagery to liberal politics
American Dreams and Nazi Nightmares
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Kirsten Fermaglich
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: UPNE

A unique contribution to America's encounter with Holocaust memory that links the use of Nazi imagery to liberal politics
Mexican Workers and American Dreams
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Camille Guerin-Gonzales
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Earlier in this century, over one million Mexican immigrants moved to the United States, attracted by the prospect of work in California's fields. The Mexican farmworkers were tolerated by Americans as long as there was enough work to go around. During the Great Depression, though, white Americans demanded that Mexican
Randy Newman's American Dreams
Language: en
Pages: 375
Authors: Kevin Courrier
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: ECW Press

Why is Randy Newman - enigmatic, audacious composer responsible for Tom Jones hits and the music to both Toy Story and Monsters Inc - still almost completely unknown? With detailed precision, Courrier delves into the reasons for Newman's peripheral status on the cultural landscape suggesting that, at heart, he has
City of American Dreams
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Margaret Garb
Categories: Architecture
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In this vivid portrait of life in Chicago in the fifty years after the Civil War, Margaret Garb traces the history of the American celebration of home ownership. As the nation moved from an agrarian to an industrialized urban society, the competing visions of capitalists, reformers, and immigrants turned the
Palaces of Pain - Arenas of Mexican-American Dreams
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Pages: 344
Authors: Gregory Steven Rodríguez
Categories: Boxing
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher:

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