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Soldiers or citizens?

Norman Penner

Soldiers or citizens?

by Norman Penner

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Published by National Federation of Labor Youth in Toronto .
Written in English


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Cover title.

Statementby Norman Penner.
ContributionsNational Federation of Labour Youth (Canada)
The Physical Object
Pagination11, [1] p. (incl. covers, p. [12] advertisement)
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14584998M

  But do not treat Soldiers to Citizens as simply a portrait of the past. This book offers a potent and timely counter argument to those in power who seek to privatize every non-military function of government and remove all sense of shared sacrifice or shared Brand: Oxford University Press. Tales of Soldiers and Civilians is a collection of short stories by American Civil War soldier, wit, and writer Ambrose Bierce, also published under the title In the Midst of a stated publication date of (but actually published in early the stories describe unusual incidents in the lives of soldiers and civilians during the American Civil War.

These questions led to a broad investigation of soldier motivation, which resulted in my book For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought In the Civil War. Over a period of several years of research, my wife and I read s or more letters from soldiers, North and South, and another or so soldier's diaries.   An enormous gap has opened between the all-volunteer U.S. military and the citizens of the country it serves, according to a new book by military analyst Andrew Bacevich, "Breach of .

  The fatal shooting of five Massachusetts colonists by British soldiers in helped kindle the Revolutionary War. But it wasn’t just a clash among men. Citizen is] a powerful book and reads like a fast-paced mystery novel. But it is not fiction. It is a story and history worth reading and knowing."—Jewish Exponent "For Cenziper, who is Jewish, the question of delayed justice remains a key theme in the book."—The Miami Herald.


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