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The Resource Witness to an extreme century : a memoir, by Robert Jay Lifton

Witness to an extreme century : a memoir, by Robert Jay Lifton

Label
Witness to an extreme century : a memoir
Title
Witness to an extreme century
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Jay Lifton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lifton, Robert Jay
Dewey number
  • 973.92092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CT275.L4343
LC item number
A3 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lifton, Robert Jay
  • Historians
  • Psychiatrists
  • Political activists
  • History, Modern
  • Military history, Modern
  • Genocide
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Radicalism
  • War and society
  • Social change
Label
Witness to an extreme century : a memoir, by Robert Jay Lifton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
section 1. The decision -- Method and research -- Finding a mentor -- Finding a voice--with help from friends -- Further struggles with totalism -- section 2. "Hiroshima had disappeared" -- Getting to Hiroshima -- The visceral immersion -- Entrapment by the bomb -- Dr. Hiroshima -- section 3. Vietnam and the sixties -- Responding to slaughter -- Existential evil -- "The sixties" -- Home from the war -- section 4. Nazi doctors--did it really happen? -- Strong enough stomach? -- Sitting down with Nazi doctors -- Historical encounters -- The infernal chorus -- section 5. Next steps -- Coming home -- Full circle
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 428 pages
Isbn
9781416590767
Lccn
2010046148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn464593169
  • 1238927
Label
Witness to an extreme century : a memoir, by Robert Jay Lifton
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
section 1. The decision -- Method and research -- Finding a mentor -- Finding a voice--with help from friends -- Further struggles with totalism -- section 2. "Hiroshima had disappeared" -- Getting to Hiroshima -- The visceral immersion -- Entrapment by the bomb -- Dr. Hiroshima -- section 3. Vietnam and the sixties -- Responding to slaughter -- Existential evil -- "The sixties" -- Home from the war -- section 4. Nazi doctors--did it really happen? -- Strong enough stomach? -- Sitting down with Nazi doctors -- Historical encounters -- The infernal chorus -- section 5. Next steps -- Coming home -- Full circle
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xv, 428 pages
Isbn
9781416590767
Lccn
2010046148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn464593169
  • 1238927

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