Entangling alliances : foreign war brides and American soldiers in the twentieth century

Zeiger, Susan, 1959-

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  • Creator Susan Zeiger
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : New York University Press, [2010] ©2010
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 299 pages : illustrations, photographs ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9780814797174, 0814797172, 9780814797259, 0814797253
  • OCLC ocn441212494

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Cupid in the AEF: U.S. soldiers and women abroad in World War I -- The worst kind of women: foreign war brides in 1920s America -- GIs and girls around the globe: the geopolitics of sex and marriage in World War II -- Good mothers: GI brides after World War II -- Interracialism, pluralism, and civil rights: war bride marriage in the 1940s and 1950s -- The demise of the war bride: Korea, Vietnam, and beyond
  • "Cupid in the AEF" : U.S. soldiers and women abroad in World War I -- "The worst kind of women" : foreign war brides in 1920s America -- GIs and girls around the globe : the geopolitics of sex and marriage in World War II -- "Good mothers" : GI brides after World War II -- Interracialism, pluralism, and civil rights : war bride marriage in the 1940s and 1950s -- The demise of the war bride : Korea, Vietnam, and beyond
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