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The Resource The great great wall : along the borders of history from China to Mexico, Ian Volner

The great great wall : along the borders of history from China to Mexico, Ian Volner

Label
The great great wall : along the borders of history from China to Mexico
Title
The great great wall
Title remainder
along the borders of history from China to Mexico
Statement of responsibility
Ian Volner
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An architectural historian takes a deep dive into the story of Trump's wall and examines famous walls from throughout human history and what they reveal about us
Cataloging source
FBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Volner, Ian
Dewey number
320.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
JC323
LC item number
.V65 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boundaries
  • Border security
  • Illegal aliens
  • Mexican-American Border Region
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
The great great wall : along the borders of history from China to Mexico, Ian Volner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-276)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The invention of difference. Jericho ; Conquest -- Border as forge. Hadrian ; Empire -- Unstable walls. China ; Crisis -- The art of the wall-able. Thiers ; Reaction -- Constructing the normal. Berlin ; Takeover -- The return of them. West Bank ; Control -- The way of all walls
Control code
on1104143531
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781419732829
Lccn
2018936293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1104143531
Label
The great great wall : along the borders of history from China to Mexico, Ian Volner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-276)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The invention of difference. Jericho ; Conquest -- Border as forge. Hadrian ; Empire -- Unstable walls. China ; Crisis -- The art of the wall-able. Thiers ; Reaction -- Constructing the normal. Berlin ; Takeover -- The return of them. West Bank ; Control -- The way of all walls
Control code
on1104143531
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
276 pages
Isbn
9781419732829
Lccn
2018936293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1104143531

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