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The Resource Staging the war : American drama and World War II, Albert Wertheim

Staging the war : American drama and World War II, Albert Wertheim

Label
Staging the war : American drama and World War II
Title
Staging the war
Title remainder
American drama and World War II
Statement of responsibility
Albert Wertheim
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Staging the War, Albert Wertheim brings to light the important role played by drama in many forms during the period between the Depression and the conclusion of WWII. He includes in his purview several works from the pre- and postwar periods. While at the time the subjects of these plays did not seem to be about the war, Wertheim discovered that "reading those dramas in a wartime context ... nuances them in unanticipated ways." In research ranging over more than 150 plays, the author discusses some of the most well-known work, such as the Time of Our Life, Our Town, Watch on the Rhine, and
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wertheim, Albert
Dewey number
812/.5409/358
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS338.W67
LC item number
W47 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American drama
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Theater
  • War in literature
  • Théâtre américain
  • Guerre mondiale, 1939-1945
  • Théâtre
  • Guerre dans la littérature
  • DRAMA
  • War and literature
  • American drama
  • Theater
  • War in literature
  • United States
Label
Staging the war : American drama and World War II, Albert Wertheim
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-317) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting involved : American drama on the eve of World War II -- The drama of the war years -- The dramatic art of Uncle Sam : the government, the drama, and the war -- Airing the war : World War II radio plays -- The aftermath
Control code
62096966
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612071621
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
207162
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62096966
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Staging the war : American drama and World War II, Albert Wertheim
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-317) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Getting involved : American drama on the eve of World War II -- The drama of the war years -- The dramatic art of Uncle Sam : the government, the drama, and the war -- Airing the war : World War II radio plays -- The aftermath
Control code
62096966
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 328 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786612071621
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
207162
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62096966
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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