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The Resource New York at war : four centuries of combat, fear, and intrigue in Gotham, Steven H. Jaffe

New York at war : four centuries of combat, fear, and intrigue in Gotham, Steven H. Jaffe

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New York at war : four centuries of combat, fear, and intrigue in Gotham
Title
New York at war
Title remainder
four centuries of combat, fear, and intrigue in Gotham
Statement of responsibility
Steven H. Jaffe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title presents the complete military history of New York from the colonial era to 9/11, showing how the Empire City and its inhabitants have been fundamentally shaped by war
Cataloging source
DLC
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Jaffe, Steven H
Dewey number
355.009747
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F128.3
LC item number
.J34 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
New York (N.Y.)
Label
New York at war : four centuries of combat, fear, and intrigue in Gotham, Steven H. Jaffe
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Savages and salty men: the Dutch-Lenape encounter, 1609-1664 -- Trojan horses: New Amsterdam and the English threat, 1653-1674 -- Key and bulwark: New York in the English empire, 1664-1774 -- Demons of discord: the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783 -- Hot shot and heavy metal: France, England, and war at sea, 1793-1815 -- The front door: the Civil War, 1861-65 -- Huns within our gates: World War I, 1914-18 -- Tempting target: global conflict and World War II, 1933-1945 -- Red alert: the Cold War years, 1946-82 -- Declarations of war: urban terrorism, 1908-2001
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 404 p.
Isbn
9780465036424
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012000454
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn744287683
  • (OCoLC)744287683
Label
New York at war : four centuries of combat, fear, and intrigue in Gotham, Steven H. Jaffe
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Savages and salty men: the Dutch-Lenape encounter, 1609-1664 -- Trojan horses: New Amsterdam and the English threat, 1653-1674 -- Key and bulwark: New York in the English empire, 1664-1774 -- Demons of discord: the Revolutionary War, 1775-1783 -- Hot shot and heavy metal: France, England, and war at sea, 1793-1815 -- The front door: the Civil War, 1861-65 -- Huns within our gates: World War I, 1914-18 -- Tempting target: global conflict and World War II, 1933-1945 -- Red alert: the Cold War years, 1946-82 -- Declarations of war: urban terrorism, 1908-2001
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 404 p.
Isbn
9780465036424
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012000454
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn744287683
  • (OCoLC)744287683

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