The Resource Count not the dead : the popular image of the German submarine, Michael L. Hadley

Count not the dead : the popular image of the German submarine, Michael L. Hadley

Label
Count not the dead : the popular image of the German submarine
Title
Count not the dead
Title remainder
the popular image of the German submarine
Statement of responsibility
Michael L. Hadley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • As a central factor and metaphor in Germany's ongoing struggle with its political and military past
  • In Count Not the Dead Michael Hadley explores the complex relationships between political reality and cultural myth, and draws important conclusions about the way Germans have interpreted their past and how present concerns are changing these views. Basing his study on some two-hundred-and-fifty German novels, memoirs, fictionalized histories, and films (including Das Boot), Hadley examines the popular image of the German submarine and weights the values, purposes, and
  • Perceptions of German writers and film makers. He considers the idea of the submarine as a war-winning weapon and the exploits of the "band of brothers" who made up the U-boat crews. He also describes the perceptions of the German public about the role of the U-boat in the war effort and the hopes that it carried for victory in two world wars against the Allied forces. In this fascinating look at nearly one hundred years of propaganda and literature, the U-boat emerges
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
359.9/3/0943
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
V859.G3
LC item number
H33 1995eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Count not the dead : the popular image of the German submarine, Michael L. Hadley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-240) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
Introduction: The Seeds of Tradition -- 1. U-boats in the Imperial German Navy, 1914-18 -- 2. In the Wake of Versailles, 1919-38 -- 3. Donitz's Men: u-boats in the Third Reich, 1939-45 -- 4. Redemption of a Myth, 1945-76 -- 5. Revising the Past: The Buchheim Wave, 1973-88 -- 6. Epilogue: Legacies of History and Tradition
Control code
ocn567918147
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 253 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781557501349
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2433179x
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567918147
  • sks0773512829
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.

Library Locations

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