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The Resource The stuff of soldiers : a history of the Red Army in World War II through objects, Brandon M. Schechter

The stuff of soldiers : a history of the Red Army in World War II through objects, Brandon M. Schechter

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The stuff of soldiers : a history of the Red Army in World War II through objects
Title
The stuff of soldiers
Title remainder
a history of the Red Army in World War II through objects
Statement of responsibility
Brandon M. Schechter
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book tells the story of the Great Patriotic War via objects from spoons to tanks. It was the uniform world of material goods that united diverse soldiers in the ranks of the Red Army and was often all that separated civilians from soldiers"--
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Schechter, Brandon M
Dewey number
940.54/1247
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
UA772
LC item number
.S276 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Battlegrounds : Cornell studies in military history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Soldiers
  • Military paraphernalia
  • Material culture
  • Personal belongings
  • Soviet Union
  • Armed Forces
  • Armed Forces
  • Equipment and supplies
  • Material culture
  • Military paraphernalia
  • Personal belongings
  • Soldiers
  • Soviet Union
Label
The stuff of soldiers : a history of the Red Army in World War II through objects, Brandon M. Schechter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
Introduction : government issue -- The soldier's body : a little cog in a giant war machine -- A personal banner : life in Red Army uniform -- The government's pot and the soldier's spoon : rations in the Red Army -- Cities of earth, cities of rubble : the spade and Red Army landscaping -- "A weapon is your honor and conscience" : killing in the Red Army -- The thing-bag : a public-private place -- Trophies of war : Red Army soldiers confront an alien world of goods -- Conclusion : subjects and objects
Control code
on1074302688
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 315 pages
Isbn
9781501739798
Lccn
2018053748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40029419168
Label
The stuff of soldiers : a history of the Red Army in World War II through objects, Brandon M. Schechter
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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
Introduction : government issue -- The soldier's body : a little cog in a giant war machine -- A personal banner : life in Red Army uniform -- The government's pot and the soldier's spoon : rations in the Red Army -- Cities of earth, cities of rubble : the spade and Red Army landscaping -- "A weapon is your honor and conscience" : killing in the Red Army -- The thing-bag : a public-private place -- Trophies of war : Red Army soldiers confront an alien world of goods -- Conclusion : subjects and objects
Control code
on1074302688
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 315 pages
Isbn
9781501739798
Lccn
2018053748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40029419168

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