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作者 Van Vleck, Jenifer, 1974-
書名 Empire of the air : aviation and the American ascendancy / Jenifer Van Vleck
出版項 Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2013
國際標準書號 9780674050945 (hardcover : alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 近史所郭廷以圖書館  387.70973 V217    在架上    30550100552734
 人社中心  HE9803.A3 V26 2013    到期 07-03-19    30560400488570
說明 370 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
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附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction : the logic of the air -- The Americanization of the airplane -- Good neighbors are close neighbors -- Global visions, national interests -- "America's lifeline to Africa" -- From open door to open sky -- Mass air travel and the routes of the Cold War -- The jet age and the limits of American power -- Conclusion : "Empires rise and empires fall"
主題 Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States -- Political aspects
Pan American World Airways, Inc. -- History
Aeronautics, Commercial -- United States -- Social aspects
Aeronautics and state -- United States -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century
Alt Title Aviation and the American ascendancy
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