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The Resource Liberty and freedom, David Hackett Fischer

Liberty and freedom, David Hackett Fischer

Label
Liberty and freedom
Title
Liberty and freedom
Statement of responsibility
David Hackett Fischer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of American ideals of liberty and freedom from the colonial period through the twenty-first century and examines how those ideals have evolved over two hundred plus years
Member of
Summary
Analyzes the concepts of liberty and freedom through visions, images, and symbols throughout the folk history of those ideas, showing how they are popular beliefs deeply embedded in American culture rather than political abstractions
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
220579
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Booklist
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fischer, David Hackett
Dewey number
323.44/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
LC call number
E179
LC item number
.F538 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
America, a cultural history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National characteristics, American
  • Liberty
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Liberty and freedom, David Hackett Fischer
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
Introduction : a conversation with Captain Preston -- Early America : visions of the Founders, 1607-1775 -- A republic united : the search for a common vision, 1775-1840 -- A nation divided : liberty against freedom, 1840-1912 -- A world at war : a free society and its enemies, 1916-1945 -- A people among others : global visions of liberty and freedom, 1945-2004 -- Conclusion : the view from Tocqueville's terrace
Control code
18185333
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
851 pages
Isbn
9780195162530
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004005197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(LHPL)248185
Label
Liberty and freedom, David Hackett Fischer
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
Introduction : a conversation with Captain Preston -- Early America : visions of the Founders, 1607-1775 -- A republic united : the search for a common vision, 1775-1840 -- A nation divided : liberty against freedom, 1840-1912 -- A world at war : a free society and its enemies, 1916-1945 -- A people among others : global visions of liberty and freedom, 1945-2004 -- Conclusion : the view from Tocqueville's terrace
Control code
18185333
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
851 pages
Isbn
9780195162530
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004005197
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(LHPL)248185

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