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WWII: American Perceptions & Historical Reality

  • St Johsnbury Athenaeum 1171 Main Street Saint Johnsbury, VT, 05819 United States (map)

Americans have held strong beliefs regarding WWII’s causes, consequences, and historical lessons — lessons cited to justify postwar U.S. policies. UVM History Professor Emeritus Mark A. Stoler compares these beliefs about the war with what historians now maintain. This talk is part of the free public talks at nine libraries around Vermont by on first Wednesdays through May. For more information, visit https://www.vermonthumanities.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/1stWeds2016-17v082416.pdf