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The Resource The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia, David Reid

The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia, David Reid

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The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia
Title
The brazen age
Title remainder
New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia
Statement of responsibility
David Reid
Title variation
New York City and the American empire
Title variation remainder
politics, art, and bohemia
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the vibrant and thriving history, culture and politics of mid-1900s Manhattan and the effect that Thomas Dewey, Henry Wallace, Harry Truman and James Forrestal had on focusing the attention of the world on the city
Writing style
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10473092
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
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Reid, David
Dewey number
974.7/043
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.)
  • Bohemianism
  • Bohemianism
  • Civilization
  • Intellectual life
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia
Label
The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia, David Reid
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [441]-478) and 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
The last hurrah of Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- Empire and communications. City lights ; Cultural capital ; The greater City ; Babylon revisited ; Wandering rocks -- City of refuge. Exiles and émigrés ; The City at war -- Words, words, words. Books are bullets ; New York discovers America ; Limousines on Grub Street ; Scenes of writing -- That winter-- and the next. A fractious peace ; New York observed ; Soldier's Home -- The City in black and white. Berenice Abbott's village in the city ; Gottscho's Oz ; Weegee's dark carnival -- Greenwich Village : ghosts, Goths, and glimpses of the moon. Bohemia was yesterday ; Conciliating nobody : The Masses and the Villagers ; Brightness fall ; Another part of the forest ; Culture and anarchy : "The sublime is now" -- 1948 : the end of something. Verdict ; Conference at the Waldorf -- Days without end
Control code
ocn907154934
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 504 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780394572376
Lccn
2015024900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907154934
Label
The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia, David Reid
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [441]-478) and 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
The last hurrah of Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- Empire and communications. City lights ; Cultural capital ; The greater City ; Babylon revisited ; Wandering rocks -- City of refuge. Exiles and émigrés ; The City at war -- Words, words, words. Books are bullets ; New York discovers America ; Limousines on Grub Street ; Scenes of writing -- That winter-- and the next. A fractious peace ; New York observed ; Soldier's Home -- The City in black and white. Berenice Abbott's village in the city ; Gottscho's Oz ; Weegee's dark carnival -- Greenwich Village : ghosts, Goths, and glimpses of the moon. Bohemia was yesterday ; Conciliating nobody : The Masses and the Villagers ; Brightness fall ; Another part of the forest ; Culture and anarchy : "The sublime is now" -- 1948 : the end of something. Verdict ; Conference at the Waldorf -- Days without end
Control code
ocn907154934
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 504 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780394572376
Lccn
2015024900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907154934

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