The War for the Common Soldier
The War for the Common Soldier4 4 5 Forfatter: Peter S. Carmichael Oplæser: Walter Dixon
Digging deeply into his soldiers' writing, Carmichael resists the idea that there was "a common soldier" but looks into their own words to find common threads in soldiers' experiences and ways of understanding what was happening around them. In the end, he argues that a pragmatic philosophy of soldiering emerged, guiding members of the rank and file as they struggled to live with the contradictory elements of their violent and volatile world. Soldiering in the Civil War, as Carmichael argues, was never a state of being but a process of becoming.
Mere info om lydbogen:Forlag: Tantor Audio
Længde: 14T 32M