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The Resource Dirty wars : landscape, power, and waste in western American literature, John Beck, (electronic resource)

Dirty wars : landscape, power, and waste in western American literature, John Beck, (electronic resource)

Label
Dirty wars : landscape, power, and waste in western American literature
Title
Dirty wars
Title remainder
landscape, power, and waste in western American literature
Statement of responsibility
John Beck
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beck, John
Dewey number
810.9/35878
LC call number
PS271
LC item number
.B43 2009
Series statement
Postwestern horizons
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Politics and culture
  • War and literature
  • West (U.S.)
Label
Dirty wars : landscape, power, and waste in western American literature, John Beck, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction : dirty wars -- The purloined landscape -- The prehistory of the permanent war economy -- Dust breeding : narratives of inter(n)ment -- Learning from Los Alamos -- Gridlocked and homeless -- Loomings : dread in west Texas -- After nature : gothic contamination -- After nature writing -- The west as Cold War museum -- The fringe of empire -- Conclusion : endless war
  • Introduction : dirty wars -- The purloined landscape -- The prehistory of the permanent war economy -- Dust breeding : narratives of inter(n)ment -- Learning from Los Alamos -- Gridlocked and homeless -- Loomings : dread in west Texas -- After nature : gothic contamination -- After nature writing -- The west as Cold War museum -- The fringe of empire -- Conclusion : endless war
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000336753
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780803226319
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009024329
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000336753
Label
Dirty wars : landscape, power, and waste in western American literature, John Beck, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Introduction : dirty wars -- The purloined landscape -- The prehistory of the permanent war economy -- Dust breeding : narratives of inter(n)ment -- Learning from Los Alamos -- Gridlocked and homeless -- Loomings : dread in west Texas -- After nature : gothic contamination -- After nature writing -- The west as Cold War museum -- The fringe of empire -- Conclusion : endless war
  • Introduction : dirty wars -- The purloined landscape -- The prehistory of the permanent war economy -- Dust breeding : narratives of inter(n)ment -- Learning from Los Alamos -- Gridlocked and homeless -- Loomings : dread in west Texas -- After nature : gothic contamination -- After nature writing -- The west as Cold War museum -- The fringe of empire -- Conclusion : endless war
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000336753
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780803226319
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009024329
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000336753

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