The Good War: An Oral History of World War II
The Good War for which Terkel won the Pulitzer Prize, is a testament not only to the experience of war but to the extraordinary skill of Terkel as interviewer. As always, Terkel’s subjects are open and unrelenting in their analyses of themselves and their experiences, producing what People magazine has called “a splendid epic history of World War II.” With this volume Terkel expanded his scope to the global and the historical and the result is a masterpiece of oral history.
"Tremendously compelling, somehow dramatic and intimate at the same time." —The New York Times Book Review
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Review: The Good War: An Oral History of World War IIUser Review - Margaret Elder - Goodreads
I know a little about World War II. My Dad was a D Day survivor who fought throughout Europe until VE Day. I have read many books about the war and visited the Normandy battlefields, etc. But, it was ... Read full review
Review: The Good War: An Oral History of World War IIUser Review - Jack - Goodreads
“The Good War” by Studs Terkel ...I wish I had read this book a long time ago. “The Good War” covered the oral history of World War II from a wide variety of perspectives. Some were veterans, others ... Read full review