There is a misguided notion that war resistance is a product of the late 20th and early 21st centuriesa reaction to misguided war policy over the past 50 years. That is far from the truth. Every American war has had its opponents. Indeed, peace activism peaked in the years between World War I and World War II, attracting an estimated 12 million Americans from all walks of life.Nonetheless, military weapons designers soon began to develop and deploy the antipersonnel landmine as a weapon in their own right. One of the most effective antipersonnel landmines of World War II was the German-made aquot;bouncing bettyanbsp;...
|Title||:||A history of war resistance in America|
|Author||:||James M. Volo|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Pub Group - 2010-04-09|