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  • Human Rights and Revolutionsby Jeffrey N. Wasserstrom; Greg Grandin; Lynn Hunt; Marilyn B. Young

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2007; US$ 28.99

    Now in a revised and updated edition with added original chapters, this acclaimed book provides an interdisciplinary perspective on the complex links between revolutionary struggles and human rights. Covering events as far removed from one another as the English Civil War, the Parisian upheavals of 1789, Latin American independence struggles, and protests... more...

  • A Companion to the Vietnam Warby Marilyn B. Young; Robert Buzzanco

    Wiley 2008; US$ 225.95

    A Companion to the Vietnam War contains twenty-four definitive essays on America's longest and most divisive foreign conflict. It represents the best current scholarship on this controversial and influential episode in modern American history. Highlights issues of nationalism, culture, gender, and race. Covers the breadth of Vietnam War history,... more...

  • Bombing Civiliansby Yuki Tanaka; Marilyn B. Young

    New Press, The 2010; US$ 19.95

    Bombing Civilians examines a crucial question: why did military planning in the early twentieth century shift its focus from bombing military targets to bombing civilians? From the British bombing of Iraq in the early 1920s to the most recent policies in Kosovo, Afghanistan, Iraq, and Lebanon, Bombing Civilians analyzes in detail the history of... more...

  • Howard Zinn on Warby Howard Zinn; Marilyn B. Young

    Seven Stories Press 2011; US$ 16.95

    Howard Zinn began work on his first book for his friends at Seven Stories Press in 1996, a big volume collecting all his shorter writings organized by subject. The themes he chose reflected his lifelong concerns: war, history, law, class, means and ends, and race. Throughout his life Zinn had returned again and again to these subjects, continually... more...

  • Making Sense of the Vietnam Warsby Mark Philip Bradley; Marilyn B. Young

    Oxford University Press, USA 2008; US$ 18.99

    Making sense of the wars for Vietnam has had a long history. The question "why Vietnam?" dominated American and Vietnamese political life for much of the length of the wars and has continued to be asked in the decades since they ended. This volume brings together the work of eleven scholars to examine the conceptual and methodological shifts... more...

  • Iraq and the Lessons of Vietnamby Lloyd C. Gardner; Marilyn B. Young

    New Press, The 2011; US$ 16.95

    From the launch of the “Shock and Awe? invasion in March 2003 through President George W. Bush?s declaration of “Mission Accomplished? two months later, the war in Iraq was meant to demonstrate definitively that the United States had learned the lessons of Vietnam. This new book makes clear that something closer to the opposite is true?that U.S. foreign... more...

  • September 11 in Historyby Mary L. Dudziak; Gilbert M. Joseph; Emily S. Rosenberg; Marilyn B. Young; Elaine Tyler May

    Duke University Press 2003; US$ 84.95

    Arguing that, despite overheated rhetoric at the time, 9/11 did not “change everything,” the contributors place this tragedy in its essential historical context. more...

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