作者 Frederickson, Kari
書名 Cold War Dixie : Militarization and Modernization in the American South
出版項 Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2013
©2013
國際標準書號 9780820345666 (electronic bk.)
9780820345192
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說明 1 online resource (207 pages)
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系列 Politics and Culture in the Twentieth-Century South
Politics and Culture in the Twentieth-Century South
附註 Cover Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- One. "This Most Essential Task": The Decision to Build the Super -- Two. A Varied Landscape: Geography and Culture in the Savannah River Valley -- Three. "A Land Doomed and Damned": The Costs of Militarization -- Four. "Bigger'n Any Lie": Building the Bomb Plant -- Five. Rejecting the Garrison State: National Priorities and Local Limitations -- Six. "Better Living": Life in a Cold War Company Town -- Seven. Shifting Landscapes: Politics and Race in a Cold War Community -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Focusing on the impact of the Savannah River Plant (SRP) on the communities it created, rejuvenated, or displaced, this book explores the parallel militarization and modernization of the Cold War-era South
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Frederickson, Kari Cold War Dixie : Militarization and Modernization in the American South Athens : University of Georgia Press,c2013 9780820345192
主題 Cold war -- Social aspects -- Savannah River Valley (Ga. and S.C.) -- History -- 20th century.;Savannah River Valley (Ga. and S.C.) -- History -- 20th century
Electronic books
Alt Author Dailey, Jane