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The Resource Savage perils : racial frontiers and nuclear apocalypse in American culture, Patrick B. Sharp

Savage perils : racial frontiers and nuclear apocalypse in American culture, Patrick B. Sharp

Label
Savage perils : racial frontiers and nuclear apocalypse in American culture
Title
Savage perils
Title remainder
racial frontiers and nuclear apocalypse in American culture
Statement of responsibility
Patrick B. Sharp
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sharp, Patrick B.
Dewey number
305.800973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
S5725 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Racism
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • War and civilization
  • Nuclear warfare
  • Frontier thesis
  • Racism in literature
  • Nuclear warfare in literature
  • Science fiction
Label
Savage perils : racial frontiers and nuclear apocalypse in American culture, Patrick B. Sharp
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-263) 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
The triumph of civilization : race and American exceptionalism before Darwin -- Man the toolmaker : race, technology, and colonialism in Darwin's The descent of man -- The Darwinist frontier : Roosevelt, Turner, and the evolution of the West -- Darwin's bulldogs : evolution and the future-war story in Britain -- Conquering new frontiers : Burroughs, London, and the race wars of the future -- The yellow peril : science fiction and the response to the Pacific war -- "A very pleasant way to die" : science fiction, race, and the official representation of the atomic bomb -- Beyond the yellow peril : John Hersey's "Hiroshima" -- Official fictions : future-war stories after Hiroshima -- Survival and self-help : civil defense, white suburbia, and the rise of the nuclear frontier -- The color of Ground Zero : civil defense, segregation, and savagery on the nuclear frontier
Control code
71044285
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 270 pages
Isbn
9780806138220
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006026321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)71044285
Label
Savage perils : racial frontiers and nuclear apocalypse in American culture, Patrick B. Sharp
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-263) 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
The triumph of civilization : race and American exceptionalism before Darwin -- Man the toolmaker : race, technology, and colonialism in Darwin's The descent of man -- The Darwinist frontier : Roosevelt, Turner, and the evolution of the West -- Darwin's bulldogs : evolution and the future-war story in Britain -- Conquering new frontiers : Burroughs, London, and the race wars of the future -- The yellow peril : science fiction and the response to the Pacific war -- "A very pleasant way to die" : science fiction, race, and the official representation of the atomic bomb -- Beyond the yellow peril : John Hersey's "Hiroshima" -- Official fictions : future-war stories after Hiroshima -- Survival and self-help : civil defense, white suburbia, and the rise of the nuclear frontier -- The color of Ground Zero : civil defense, segregation, and savagery on the nuclear frontier
Control code
71044285
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 270 pages
Isbn
9780806138220
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006026321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)71044285

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