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The Resource Empire of the air : aviation and the American ascendancy, Jenifer Van Vleck

Empire of the air : aviation and the American ascendancy, Jenifer Van Vleck

Label
Empire of the air : aviation and the American ascendancy
Title
Empire of the air
Title remainder
aviation and the American ascendancy
Statement of responsibility
Jenifer Van Vleck
Title variation
Aviation and the American ascendancy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Van Vleck, Jenifer
Dewey number
387.70973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pan American World Airways, Inc.
  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Aeronautics, Commercial
  • Aeronautics and state
  • United States
  • Globalization
Label
Empire of the air : aviation and the American ascendancy, Jenifer Van Vleck
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : the logic of the air -- The Americanization of the airplane -- Good neighbors are close neighbors -- Global visions, national interests -- "America's lifeline to Africa" -- From open door to open sky -- Mass air travel and the routes of the Cold War -- The jet age and the limits of American power -- Conclusion : "Empires rise and empires fall."
Control code
ocn861199805
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (370 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674726246
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861199805
Label
Empire of the air : aviation and the American ascendancy, Jenifer Van Vleck
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : the logic of the air -- The Americanization of the airplane -- Good neighbors are close neighbors -- Global visions, national interests -- "America's lifeline to Africa" -- From open door to open sky -- Mass air travel and the routes of the Cold War -- The jet age and the limits of American power -- Conclusion : "Empires rise and empires fall."
Control code
ocn861199805
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (370 pages, 22 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674726246
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861199805

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