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The Resource Cold War captives : imprisonment, escape, and brainwashing, Susan L. Carruthers, (electronic resource)

Cold War captives : imprisonment, escape, and brainwashing, Susan L. Carruthers, (electronic resource)

Label
Cold War captives : imprisonment, escape, and brainwashing
Title
Cold War captives
Title remainder
imprisonment, escape, and brainwashing
Statement of responsibility
Susan L. Carruthers
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Susan Carruthers offers a provocative history of early Cold War America, in which she recreates a time when World War III seemed imminent. She shows how central to American opinion at the time was a fascination with captivity & escape. Captivity became a way to understand everything
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Carruthers, Susan L.
Dewey number
909.82/5
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Popular culture
  • Cold War
  • Captivity narratives
  • Political prisoners
  • Repatriation
  • Defection
  • Brainwashing
  • Cold War in mass media
  • Cold War in motion pictures
  • Cold War in literature
Label
Cold War captives : imprisonment, escape, and brainwashing, Susan L. Carruthers, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Between camps -- Upper East Side story : repatriation, romance, and Cold War mobilization -- Bloc-busters : the politics and pageantry of escape from the East -- Stalin's slaves : the rise of gulag consciousness -- First captive in a hot war : the case of Robert Vogeler -- Prisoners of Pavlov : Korean War captivity and the brainwashing scare
Control code
ocn646846803
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 335 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520257306
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646846803
Label
Cold War captives : imprisonment, escape, and brainwashing, Susan L. Carruthers, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Between camps -- Upper East Side story : repatriation, romance, and Cold War mobilization -- Bloc-busters : the politics and pageantry of escape from the East -- Stalin's slaves : the rise of gulag consciousness -- First captive in a hot war : the case of Robert Vogeler -- Prisoners of Pavlov : Korean War captivity and the brainwashing scare
Control code
ocn646846803
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 335 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520257306
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646846803

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