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Author Piette, Adam
Title The Literary Cold War, 1945 to Vietnam : Sacrificial Logic and Paranoid Plotlines
Imprint Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2009
©2009
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Descript 1 online resource (257 pages)
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Note COVER -- Copyright -- CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- 1 THE SPECIAL RELATIONSHIP AND THE BRITISH HYPOTHESIS: THE BLACK LAUREL, THE THIRD MAN, COLD WAR VIENNA AND BERLIN -- 2 COLD WAR ON THE 1930S AND SACRIFICIAL NAMING: JOHN DOS PASSOS AND JOSEPHINE HERBST -- 3 DEW LINE, URANIUM AND THE ARCTIC COLD WAR: GINSBERG'S KADDISH AND NABOKOV'S LOLITA -- 4 COLD WAR SEX WAR, OR THE OTHER BEING INSIDE: BURROUGHS, PALEY, PLATH, HUGHES -- 5 THE SACRIFICIAL LOGIC OF THE ASIAN COLD WAR: GREENE'S THE QUIET AMERICAN AND MCCARTHY'S THE SEVENTEENTH DEGREE -- CONCLUSION -- BIBLIOGRAPHY -- INDEX
This is a ground-breaking study of the psychological and cultural impact of the Cold War on the imaginations of citizens in the UK and US
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Piette, Adam The Literary Cold War, 1945 to Vietnam : Sacrificial Logic and Paranoid Plotlines Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press,c2009 9780748635276
Subject English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.;American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.;Cold War -- Influence.;Cold War in literature
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