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The Resource City for empire : an Anchorage history, 1914-1941, Preston Jones, (electronic resource)

City for empire : an Anchorage history, 1914-1941, Preston Jones, (electronic resource)

Label
City for empire : an Anchorage history, 1914-1941
Title
City for empire
Title remainder
an Anchorage history, 1914-1941
Statement of responsibility
Preston Jones
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First settled in 1915, Anchorage, Alaska, was founded with the American empire in mind. During World War I, it served as a conduit through which coal could be shipped to the Pacific, where the US Navy was engaged with Japan. Decades later, during World War II, Anchorage became an equally important site for the defense of the mainland and the projection of American power. City for Empire tells the story of Anchorage's development in that period, focusing in particular on the international context of the city's early decades and its surprisingly diverse inhabitants. A thorough yet accessible rea
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
979.8/35
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F914.A5
LC item number
J66 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
City for empire : an Anchorage history, 1914-1941, Preston Jones, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=353685
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Context -- Interlude: Nature -- Beginnings -- Interlude: Socialism -- War -- Interlude: Z.J. Loussac -- Inside -- Interlude: Mikami family photographs -- Outside -- Transition -- Appendix: Alaska's new era; New conditions; Anchorage; The Japanese menace; Applies to Resurrection Bay; Alaskans form type; Loussac's daily gossip; "The orphan's complaint"; Natives and World War One; Sons of Japan living here; Liberal in all patriotic movements; Immigration; No room for job hunters; Eklutna Industrial School; Civilization is menaced by Spanish savagery; A message from the Kimura family; Good advice
Control code
ocn699521118
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 214 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602230859
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
45848ED4-FEEF-463F-8ACE-BFA114A6DA0D
System control number
(OCoLC)699521118
Label
City for empire : an Anchorage history, 1914-1941, Preston Jones, (electronic resource)
Link
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=353685
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Context -- Interlude: Nature -- Beginnings -- Interlude: Socialism -- War -- Interlude: Z.J. Loussac -- Inside -- Interlude: Mikami family photographs -- Outside -- Transition -- Appendix: Alaska's new era; New conditions; Anchorage; The Japanese menace; Applies to Resurrection Bay; Alaskans form type; Loussac's daily gossip; "The orphan's complaint"; Natives and World War One; Sons of Japan living here; Liberal in all patriotic movements; Immigration; No room for job hunters; Eklutna Industrial School; Civilization is menaced by Spanish savagery; A message from the Kimura family; Good advice
Control code
ocn699521118
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 214 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781602230859
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
45848ED4-FEEF-463F-8ACE-BFA114A6DA0D
System control number
(OCoLC)699521118

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