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The Resource Habits of empire : a history of American expansion, by Walter Nugent

Habits of empire : a history of American expansion, by Walter Nugent

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Habits of empire : a history of American expansion
Title
Habits of empire
Title remainder
a history of American expansion
Statement of responsibility
by Walter Nugent
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of American expansionism chronicles the country's accumulation of territory and global intervention from the Revolutionary War to the present day, examining the tension between the U.S. acting as both a republic and an empire
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266246
Cataloging source
DLC
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Nugent, Walter T. K
Dewey number
970.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E179.5
LC item number
.N84 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Imperialism
  • Aggression (International law)
Target audience
adult
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a history of American expansion
Label
Habits of empire : a history of American expansion, by Walter Nugent
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Transappalachia, 1782 : first land, first good fortune -- Louisiana, 1803 : second good luck -- Canada, 1812-1814 : failed aggression northward -- Florida, 1810-1819 : southward aggression I -- Texas, 1811-1845 : overpopulating and conquering -- Oregon, 1818-1846 : fixing the Canadian border -- California and New Mexico, 1846-1848 : southward aggression II -- Populating the empire -- To Alaska and across the Pacific -- Around the Caribbean -- Postscript: The global empire
Control code
ocn176951863
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781400042920
Lccn
2007052251
System control number
(OCoLC)176951863
Label
Habits of empire : a history of American expansion, by Walter Nugent
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Transappalachia, 1782 : first land, first good fortune -- Louisiana, 1803 : second good luck -- Canada, 1812-1814 : failed aggression northward -- Florida, 1810-1819 : southward aggression I -- Texas, 1811-1845 : overpopulating and conquering -- Oregon, 1818-1846 : fixing the Canadian border -- California and New Mexico, 1846-1848 : southward aggression II -- Populating the empire -- To Alaska and across the Pacific -- Around the Caribbean -- Postscript: The global empire
Control code
ocn176951863
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781400042920
Lccn
2007052251
System control number
(OCoLC)176951863

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