The Resource Imperial America : reflections on the United States of amnesia, Gore Vidal

Imperial America : reflections on the United States of amnesia, Gore Vidal

Label
Imperial America : reflections on the United States of amnesia
Title
Imperial America
Title remainder
reflections on the United States of amnesia
Statement of responsibility
Gore Vidal
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this conclusion to his trilogy begun with "Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace" and continued by his "Dreaming War," Gore Vidal offers a devastating exploration of contemporary America. He argues that we have ceased to be a nation under law, but an "Enron-Pentagon prison" with a "withered Bill of Rights", where homegrown imperialists have privatized and stolen American democracy from its people and there are ballooning budget deficits and tax cuts for the privileged
Cataloging source
TBL
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1925-2012
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Vidal, Gore
Dewey number
973.931
Index
index present
LC call number
E839.5
LC item number
.V54 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Presidents
  • National security
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Vidal, Gore
  • Diplomatic relations
  • National security
  • Political and social views
  • Politics and government
  • Presidents
  • United States
Label
Imperial America : reflections on the United States of amnesia, Gore Vidal
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
State of the union, 2004 -- The privatizing of the American election -- The day the American empire ran out of gas -- A cheerful response -- Armageddon? -- Notes on our patriarchal state -- The national security state -- The state of the union, 1980 -- The second American revolution -- We are the patriots -- Interim report : election 2004
Extent
1 online resource (181 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035615570
Label
Imperial America : reflections on the United States of amnesia, Gore Vidal
Link
Publication
Note
Includes 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
State of the union, 2004 -- The privatizing of the American election -- The day the American empire ran out of gas -- A cheerful response -- Armageddon? -- Notes on our patriarchal state -- The national security state -- The state of the union, 1980 -- The second American revolution -- We are the patriots -- Interim report : election 2004
Extent
1 online resource (181 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035615570

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