“Controversial, well written, and convincing, this is historical analysis at its most invigorating.” ―Minneapolis Star-Tribune
“Schivelbusch is a brilliant cultural historian . . . who brings a comparative cultural focus to the 1930s with fascinating and provocative ideas.” ―Los Angeles Times Book Review
“Illuminating.” ―Bloomberg News
“A feast of ideas, many of them strikingly appropriate to our own bellicose times.” ―San Francisco Chronicle on The Culture of Defeat
“Fresh and provocative . . . A novel and thought-provoking book.” ―Houston Chronicle on The Culture of Defeat--This text refers to the Paperback edition.
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