The Resource The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000, Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton

The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000, Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton

Label
The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000
Title
The dominion of war
Title remainder
empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000
Statement of responsibility
Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of American wars as a pursuit of a policy of imperialism and conquest responsible for America's rise to global leadership, with American interventions in Vietnam and Iraq as extensions of that policy
Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-
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Anderson, Fred
Dewey number
973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E181
LC item number
.A53 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cayton, Andrew R. L.
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  • United States
  • Imperialism
  • United States
  • Republicanism
  • War and society
  • National characteristics, American
  • North America
  • Imperialisme
  • Oorlogen
  • Vrijheid
  • Impérialisme
  • Républicanisme
  • Guerre et société
  • Américains
  • États-Unis
  • États-Unis
  • Amérique du Nord
  • Krieg
  • USA
  • Nordamerika
Label
The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000, Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [425]-501) and index
Contents
Introduction : a view in winter -- 1. Champlain's legacy : the transformation of seventeenth-century North America -- 2. Penn's bargain : the paradoxes of peaceable imperialism -- 3. Washington's apprenticeship : imperial victory and collapse -- 4. Washington's mission : the making of an imperial republic -- 5. Jackson's vision : creating a populist empire -- 6. Santa Anna's honor : continental counterpoint in republican Mexico -- 7. Grant's duty : Imperial war and its consequences redux -- 8. MacArthur's inheritance : liberty and empire in the age of intervention -- 9. MacArthur's valedictory : lessons learned, lessons forgotten -- Conclusion : Powell's promise
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 520 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033559319
Label
The dominion of war : empire and liberty in North America, 1500-2000, Fred Anderson and Andrew Cayton
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [425]-501) and index
Contents
Introduction : a view in winter -- 1. Champlain's legacy : the transformation of seventeenth-century North America -- 2. Penn's bargain : the paradoxes of peaceable imperialism -- 3. Washington's apprenticeship : imperial victory and collapse -- 4. Washington's mission : the making of an imperial republic -- 5. Jackson's vision : creating a populist empire -- 6. Santa Anna's honor : continental counterpoint in republican Mexico -- 7. Grant's duty : Imperial war and its consequences redux -- 8. MacArthur's inheritance : liberty and empire in the age of intervention -- 9. MacArthur's valedictory : lessons learned, lessons forgotten -- Conclusion : Powell's promise
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 520 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033559319

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