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The Resource Day of empire : how hyperpowers rise to global dominance--and why they fall, Amy Chua

Day of empire : how hyperpowers rise to global dominance--and why they fall, Amy Chua

Label
Day of empire : how hyperpowers rise to global dominance--and why they fall
Title
Day of empire
Title remainder
how hyperpowers rise to global dominance--and why they fall
Statement of responsibility
Amy Chua
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TXN
Citation location within source
January 11, 2009
Citation source
New York Times Book Review
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chua, Amy
Dewey number
327.1/12
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Brodart
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imperialism
  • Hegemony
Label
Day of empire : how hyperpowers rise to global dominance--and why they fall, Amy Chua
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 first hegemon : the great Persian empire from Cyrus to Alexander -- Tolerance in Rome's high empire : gladiators, togas, and imperial glue -- China's golden age : the mix-blooded Tang dynasty -- The great Mongol empire : cosmopolitan barbarians -- The "purification" of medieval Spain : inquisition, expulsion, and the price of intolerance -- The Dutch world empire : diamonds, damask, and every "mongrel sect in Christendom" -- Tolerance and intolerance in the East : the Ottoman, Ming, and Mughal empires -- The British empire : "rebel buggers" and the "white man's burden" -- The American hyperpower : tolerance and the microchip -- The rise and fall of the Axis Powers : the strategic price of intolerance -- The challengers : China, the European Union, and India in the twenty-first century -- The day of empire : lessons of history
Control code
ocm123079516
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780385512848
Lccn
2007015116
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)123079516
  • (Sirsi) a909708
Label
Day of empire : how hyperpowers rise to global dominance--and why they fall, Amy Chua
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 first hegemon : the great Persian empire from Cyrus to Alexander -- Tolerance in Rome's high empire : gladiators, togas, and imperial glue -- China's golden age : the mix-blooded Tang dynasty -- The great Mongol empire : cosmopolitan barbarians -- The "purification" of medieval Spain : inquisition, expulsion, and the price of intolerance -- The Dutch world empire : diamonds, damask, and every "mongrel sect in Christendom" -- Tolerance and intolerance in the East : the Ottoman, Ming, and Mughal empires -- The British empire : "rebel buggers" and the "white man's burden" -- The American hyperpower : tolerance and the microchip -- The rise and fall of the Axis Powers : the strategic price of intolerance -- The challengers : China, the European Union, and India in the twenty-first century -- The day of empire : lessons of history
Control code
ocm123079516
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780385512848
Lccn
2007015116
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)123079516
  • (Sirsi) a909708

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