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The Resource Political terrain : Washington, D.C., from tidewater town to global metropolis, Carl Abbott

Political terrain : Washington, D.C., from tidewater town to global metropolis, Carl Abbott

Label
Political terrain : Washington, D.C., from tidewater town to global metropolis
Title
Political terrain
Title remainder
Washington, D.C., from tidewater town to global metropolis
Statement of responsibility
Carl Abbott
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In an explanation of the many identities Washington has taken on over time, Carl Abbott examines the ways in which the city's regional orientation and national symbolism have been interpreted by novelists and business boosters, architects and blues artists, map makers and politicians."--Cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abbott, Carl
Dewey number
975.3
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F194
LC item number
.A23 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Regionalism
  • Regionalism
  • Regionalism
  • Northeastern States
  • Southern States
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Geschichte
  • Sozialgeschichte
  • Washington, DC
  • Regionalism
  • Regionalism
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • Geschichte
  • Sozialgeschichte
Label
Political terrain : Washington, D.C., from tidewater town to global metropolis, Carl Abbott
Link
http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=4015
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 185229) 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
  • Ch. 4.
  • A City of a Novel Type
  • Transitions. Los Angeles on the Potomac
  • Ch. 5.
  • Global Capital
  • Ch. 6.
  • Washington at 2000 / Place, Region, Network
  • Ch. 1.
  • Placing Washington
  • Ch. 2.
  • The Grand Columbian Federal City
  • Transitions. From Town to Metropolis
  • Ch. 3.
  • A Two-Sided Mirror
  • Transitions. Women, Work, and Region
Control code
ocm40135229
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 252 pages
Isbn
9780807848050
Lccn
98041013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o40135229
  • (OCoLC)40135229
Label
Political terrain : Washington, D.C., from tidewater town to global metropolis, Carl Abbott
Link
http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=4015
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 185229) 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
  • Ch. 4.
  • A City of a Novel Type
  • Transitions. Los Angeles on the Potomac
  • Ch. 5.
  • Global Capital
  • Ch. 6.
  • Washington at 2000 / Place, Region, Network
  • Ch. 1.
  • Placing Washington
  • Ch. 2.
  • The Grand Columbian Federal City
  • Transitions. From Town to Metropolis
  • Ch. 3.
  • A Two-Sided Mirror
  • Transitions. Women, Work, and Region
Control code
ocm40135229
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 252 pages
Isbn
9780807848050
Lccn
98041013
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o40135229
  • (OCoLC)40135229

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