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The Resource The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000, Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton

The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000, Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton

Label
The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000
Title
The dominion of war
Title remainder
empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000
Statement of responsibility
Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of American wars as a pursuit of a policy of imperialism and conquest responsible for America's rise to global leadership, with American interventions in Vietnam and Iraq as extensions of that policy
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Anderson, Fred
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.A53 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cayton, Andrew R. L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imperialism
  • Republicanism
  • War and society
  • National characteristics, American
  • United States
  • United States
  • North America
Label
The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000, Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [425]-501) 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
Introduction : a view in winter -- 1. Champlain's legacy : the transformation of seventeenth-century North America -- 2. Penn's bargain : the paradoxes of peaceable imperialism -- 3. Washington's apprenticeship : imperial victory and collapse -- 4. Washington's mission : the making of an imperial republic -- 5. Jackson's vision : creating a populist empire -- 6. Santa Anna's honor : continental counterpoint in republican Mexico -- 7. Grant's duty : Imperial war and its consequences redux -- 8. MacArthur's inheritance : liberty and empire in the age of intervention -- 9. MacArthur's valedictory : lessons learned, lessons forgotten -- Conclusion : Powell's promise
Control code
57337467
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 520 pages
Isbn
9780670033706
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004295398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000, Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [425]-501) 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
Introduction : a view in winter -- 1. Champlain's legacy : the transformation of seventeenth-century North America -- 2. Penn's bargain : the paradoxes of peaceable imperialism -- 3. Washington's apprenticeship : imperial victory and collapse -- 4. Washington's mission : the making of an imperial republic -- 5. Jackson's vision : creating a populist empire -- 6. Santa Anna's honor : continental counterpoint in republican Mexico -- 7. Grant's duty : Imperial war and its consequences redux -- 8. MacArthur's inheritance : liberty and empire in the age of intervention -- 9. MacArthur's valedictory : lessons learned, lessons forgotten -- Conclusion : Powell's promise
Control code
57337467
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 520 pages
Isbn
9780670033706
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004295398
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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