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An empire wilderness : travels into America's future, Robert D. Kaplan

Label
An empire wilderness : travels into America's future
Title
An empire wilderness
Title remainder
travels into America's future
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Kaplan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes journeys through the West and Pacific Northwest and the changes that the country is going through
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F595.3
LC item number
.K36 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
An empire wilderness : travels into America's future, Robert D. Kaplan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-373) and index
Contents
pt. I. Last Redoubt of the Nation-State. 1. Fort Leavenworth -- pt. II. The New Wilderness. 2. Fort Leavenworth to St. Louis. 3. The Average American City. 4. The "American Bottoms" 5. Omaha: Plugged In. 6. Against the Current -- pt. III. In the Future Now. 7. Like Teheran and Sao Paulo. 8. One of the World's Biggest Economies. 9. Low-End Cosmopolitanism -- pt. IV. The Agent of History. 10. History Moves North. 11. In Search of the Nonexistent. 12. Upheavals and Transformations. 13. Across the Great Wall of China -- pt. V. Separate Nations. 14. The First Oasis. 15. Individualists. 16. "Our Culture Is Getting Real Thin" 17. Arizona: A Balkan Map? 18. Hopi Silences and the Land of Awe. 19. Veterans Day. 20. Onstage in Santa Fe and Taos. 21. The Greyhound Underclass. 22. A Desert Culture. 23. The Dry-Land Sea -- pt. VI. The New Empire. 24. Imperial Outpost and the Small Town. 25. The New Localism. 26. An Empire Wilderness? 27. Canada: The Wild Card. 28. Vancouver: Twenty-first-Century Patriotism. 29. Toward Cathay -- pt. VII. The Meaning of Vicksburg. 30. History in Three Dimensions
Control code
38288652
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 393 p.
Isbn
9780679451907
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
98010179
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Markings throughout by Molly Ivins. Item laid in: Magazine clipping, "The Generals go shopping : Clinton's weakness spells good news for weapons merchants / by Mark Thompson", Time, Oct. 5, 1998 (1 sheet). With dust jacket.
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Label
An empire wilderness : travels into America's future, Robert D. Kaplan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [357]-373) and index
Contents
pt. I. Last Redoubt of the Nation-State. 1. Fort Leavenworth -- pt. II. The New Wilderness. 2. Fort Leavenworth to St. Louis. 3. The Average American City. 4. The "American Bottoms" 5. Omaha: Plugged In. 6. Against the Current -- pt. III. In the Future Now. 7. Like Teheran and Sao Paulo. 8. One of the World's Biggest Economies. 9. Low-End Cosmopolitanism -- pt. IV. The Agent of History. 10. History Moves North. 11. In Search of the Nonexistent. 12. Upheavals and Transformations. 13. Across the Great Wall of China -- pt. V. Separate Nations. 14. The First Oasis. 15. Individualists. 16. "Our Culture Is Getting Real Thin" 17. Arizona: A Balkan Map? 18. Hopi Silences and the Land of Awe. 19. Veterans Day. 20. Onstage in Santa Fe and Taos. 21. The Greyhound Underclass. 22. A Desert Culture. 23. The Dry-Land Sea -- pt. VI. The New Empire. 24. Imperial Outpost and the Small Town. 25. The New Localism. 26. An Empire Wilderness? 27. Canada: The Wild Card. 28. Vancouver: Twenty-first-Century Patriotism. 29. Toward Cathay -- pt. VII. The Meaning of Vicksburg. 30. History in Three Dimensions
Control code
38288652
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 393 p.
Isbn
9780679451907
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
98010179
Note
Library's copy 2 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). Markings throughout by Molly Ivins. Item laid in: Magazine clipping, "The Generals go shopping : Clinton's weakness spells good news for weapons merchants / by Mark Thompson", Time, Oct. 5, 1998 (1 sheet). With dust jacket.
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