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The Voice Of America: Propaganda And Democracy, 1941-1945
The Voice Of America: Propaganda And Democracy, 1941-1945
By Holly Cowan Shulman
University of Wisconsin Press, 1991, 282 pp
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An excellent account of how commercial broadcasting and advertising techniques were applied to American radio transmissions to Germany and France, and a valuable contribution to the early history of an important aspect of foreign policy. Shulman captures the personalities, creative improvisation and democratic convictions of the time.