The Resource American empire : 1945-2000 : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, Joshua B. Freeman, (eaudio)

American empire : 1945-2000 : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, Joshua B. Freeman, (eaudio)

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American empire : 1945-2000 : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home
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American empire
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1945-2000 : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home
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Joshua B. Freeman
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eng
Summary
A compelling look at the movements and developments that propelled America to world dominance In this landmark work, acclaimed historian Joshua Freeman has created an epic portrait of a nation both galvanized by change and driven by conflict. Beginning in 1945, the economic juggernaut, awakened by World War II, transformed a country once defined by its regional character into a uniform and cohesive power and set the stage for the United States' rise to global dominance. Meanwhile, Freeman locates the profound tragedy that has shaped the path of American civic life, unfolding how the civil rights and labor movements worked for decades to enlarge the rights of millions of Americans, only to watch power ultimately slip from individual citizens to private corporations. Moving through McCarthyism and Vietnam, from the Great Society to Morning in America, Joshua Freeman's sweeping story of a nation's rise reveals forces at play that will continue to affect the future role of American influence and might in the greater world
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Midwest
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Freeman, Joshua Benjamin
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Read by Don Hagen
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  • Hagen, Don
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adult
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American empire : 1945-2000 : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, Joshua B. Freeman, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (24hr., 30 min.))
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781469001302
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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MWT11217141
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sound
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11217141
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MWT11217141
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
American empire : 1945-2000 : the rise of a global power, the democratic revolution at home, Joshua B. Freeman, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (24hr., 30 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781469001302
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11217141
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11217141
System control number
MWT11217141
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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