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The Resource Among empires : American ascendancy and its predecessors, Charles S. Maier

Among empires : American ascendancy and its predecessors, Charles S. Maier

Label
Among empires : American ascendancy and its predecessors
Title
Among empires
Title remainder
American ascendancy and its predecessors
Statement of responsibility
Charles S. Maier
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With learning, dispassion and clarity, this book offers comparisons and an original account of American power. It explores the exercise of US power in the 19th and 20th centuries, analysing its economic and strategic sources and the nation's relationship to predecessors and rivals
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maier, Charles S
Dewey number
325/.320973
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.7
LC item number
.M27 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitman College
  • United States
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialism
  • National characteristics, American
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialism
  • United States
  • Américains
  • Impérialisme
  • Impérialisme
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Imperialism
  • Diplomatic relations
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • Grote mogendheden
  • Internationale betrekkingen
  • Auslandsbeziehungen
  • Imperialismus
  • USA
  • Imperialismus
  • Auslandsbeziehungen
  • USA
  • Imperialism
  • Nationalkaraktär
  • Förenta staterna
  • Förenta staterna
Label
Among empires : American ascendancy and its predecessors, Charles S. Maier
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-346) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Recurring structures -- The imperial arena -- What is an empire? -- Frontiers -- "Call it peace" -- II: America's turn -- Highland Park and Hiroshima -- Frontiers and forces in the Cold War -- An empire of production -- An empire of consumption -- The vase of Uruk
Control code
ocm62330988
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780674025561
Lccn
2005055123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780674021891
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62330988
  • (OCoLC)62330988
Label
Among empires : American ascendancy and its predecessors, Charles S. Maier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-346) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I: Recurring structures -- The imperial arena -- What is an empire? -- Frontiers -- "Call it peace" -- II: America's turn -- Highland Park and Hiroshima -- Frontiers and forces in the Cold War -- An empire of production -- An empire of consumption -- The vase of Uruk
Control code
ocm62330988
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780674025561
Lccn
2005055123
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780674021891
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62330988
  • (OCoLC)62330988

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