The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw Book Review Pages 333-390
For this section of the book, you only have to write about TWO of the famous people you encounter – you can pick which two you want to investigate. Answer the following questions for each one—use both your book and the internet to explore their lives, but make sure your answers are in your own words!
The Greatest Generation by Tom Brokaw Book Review
a) What did you know about them before reading this section of the book or looking them up on the internet?
b) Give a brief biography on each one including when they were born, are they still living, what do after the war to become so “famous”?
c) And for each one, explain in detail if you think the war really changed and impacted their lives.
d) What grand conclusions does Brokaw draw for the “Greatest Generation?”
e) What did you like about this book? What did you not like about this book? What did you learn?
Please cite pages, the book is one source; and number the questions.