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The Resource The rise and decline of the American century, William O. Walker III

The rise and decline of the American century, William O. Walker III

Label
The rise and decline of the American century
Title
The rise and decline of the American century
Statement of responsibility
William O. Walker III
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"More than waging cold war, efforts to forge an American Century defined the course of U.S. foreign policy from 1945 through 1968. Henry R. Luce's call in 1941 for an American Century gave shape to four decades of thinking about how the United States should engage the world"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, William O.
Dewey number
327.73009/04
Index
index present
LC call number
E744
LC item number
.W24 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Luce, Henry Robinson
  • United States
  • National security
  • Hegemony
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Hegemony
  • National security
  • United States
Label
The rise and decline of the American century, William O. Walker III
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-277) 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 : Henry R. Luce and the security ethos -- Part 1. The rise of the American century. Pursuing hegemony -- Protecting the free world -- Seeking order and stability -- Sustaining leadership -- Part 2. The decline of the American century. Bearing burdens -- Contending with decline -- Attaining primacy -- Conclusion : an improbable quest
Control code
1019844767
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 293 pages
Isbn
9781501726132
Lccn
2017060538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1019844767
Label
The rise and decline of the American century, William O. Walker III
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-277) 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 : Henry R. Luce and the security ethos -- Part 1. The rise of the American century. Pursuing hegemony -- Protecting the free world -- Seeking order and stability -- Sustaining leadership -- Part 2. The decline of the American century. Bearing burdens -- Contending with decline -- Attaining primacy -- Conclusion : an improbable quest
Control code
1019844767
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 293 pages
Isbn
9781501726132
Lccn
2017060538
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1019844767

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