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The Resource God and gold : Britain, America, and the making of the modern world, Walter Russell Mead

God and gold : Britain, America, and the making of the modern world, Walter Russell Mead

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God and gold : Britain, America, and the making of the modern world
Title
God and gold
Title remainder
Britain, America, and the making of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
Walter Russell Mead
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An illuminating account of the birth, the rise, and the continuing rise, of a global political and economic system that rested first on the power of Britain and rests today on that of the United States--and now faces a new set of formidable challenges"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mead, Walter Russell
Dewey number
327.73
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Civilization, Modern
  • Civilization, Modern
  • Great powers
  • World politics
  • Economic history
  • World politics
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Great Britain
Label
God and gold : Britain, America, and the making of the modern world, Walter Russell Mead
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-430) 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
Introduction -- PART ONE: THE WALRUS AND THE CARPENTER: With God on our side -- On the beach -- How they hate us -- PART TWO: THE DREAD AND ENVY OF THEM ALL: The protocols of the elders of Greenwich -- French toast -- The world was their oyster -- The sinews of power -- The playing fields of Eton -- Goldilocks and the West -- PART THREE: ANGLO-SAXON ATTITUDES: The wasps and the bees -- The vicar and the dynamo -- Doxy v. Doxy -- The White queen -- Called to the bar -- The gyroscope and the pyramd -- PART FOUR: WHAT HATH GOD WROUGHT? : The meaning of history -- War on history -- The golden meme -- Whig Babylon -- PART FIVE: THE LESSONS OF HISTORY: The future of sea power -- Dancing with ghosts -- The diplomacy of civilizations -- The meaning of it all
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 449 pages
Isbn
9780375414039
Lccn
2007029222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn141384600
  • 481310
Label
God and gold : Britain, America, and the making of the modern world, Walter Russell Mead
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 419-430) 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
Introduction -- PART ONE: THE WALRUS AND THE CARPENTER: With God on our side -- On the beach -- How they hate us -- PART TWO: THE DREAD AND ENVY OF THEM ALL: The protocols of the elders of Greenwich -- French toast -- The world was their oyster -- The sinews of power -- The playing fields of Eton -- Goldilocks and the West -- PART THREE: ANGLO-SAXON ATTITUDES: The wasps and the bees -- The vicar and the dynamo -- Doxy v. Doxy -- The White queen -- Called to the bar -- The gyroscope and the pyramd -- PART FOUR: WHAT HATH GOD WROUGHT? : The meaning of history -- War on history -- The golden meme -- Whig Babylon -- PART FIVE: THE LESSONS OF HISTORY: The future of sea power -- Dancing with ghosts -- The diplomacy of civilizations -- The meaning of it all
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 449 pages
Isbn
9780375414039
Lccn
2007029222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn141384600
  • 481310

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