Marilyn B. Young on the Culture and Politics of American Militarism
Marilyn Young remains the preeminent historian of wars place in modern American history.Michael S. Sherry, author of The Shadow of War: The United States since the 1930s The essays in this collection serve as a durable testament to one of the most important academic critics of US war-making in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.Susan L. Carruthers, author of The Good Occupation: American Soldiers and the Hazards of Peace
Marilyn B. Young (1937-2017) was a renowned historian of American foreign relations and a longtime professor of history at New York University. Her landmark book The Vietnam Wars, 1945-1990 remains a defining work in the field. Mark Philip Bradley is Bernadotte E. Schmitt Distinguished Service Professor of International History and the College at the University of Chicago and author of The World Reimagined: Americans and Human Rights in the Twentieth Century. Mary L. Dudziak is Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Law at Emory University and author of War Time: An Idea, Its History, Its Consequences.