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Author MAIER, Charles S
Title Among Empires : American Ascendancy and Its Predecessors
Imprint Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 2006
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Prologue: Questions at the Outset -- Part one: Recurring Structures -- Introduction: The Imperial Arena -- 1. What Is an Empire? -- 2. Frontiers -- 3. "Call It Peace" -- Part two: America's Turn -- Introduction: Highland Park and Hiroshima -- 4. Frontiers and Forces in the Cold War -- 5. An Empire of Production -- 6. An Empire of Consumption -- Afterword: The Vase of Uruk -- Tables -- Notes -- Acknowledgments -- Index
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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
Link Print version: MAIER, Charles S. Among Empires : American Ascendancy and Its Predecessors Cambridge : Harvard University Press,c2006 9780674025561
Subject National characteristics, American.;Imperialism -- History.;Imperialism -- Case studies.;United States -- Foreign relations -- 19th century.;United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century
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