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The Resource Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903, John A. Britton

Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903, John A. Britton

Label
Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903
Title
Cables, crises, and the press
Title remainder
the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903
Statement of responsibility
John A. Britton
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In recent decades the Internet has played what may seem to be a unique role in international crises. This book reveals an interesting parallel in the late nineteenth century, when a new communications system based on advances in submarine cable technology and newspaper printing brought information to an excitable mass audience
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britton, John A
Dewey number
070.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PN4801
LC item number
.B74 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Online journalism
  • Digital media
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Digital media
  • Journalism
  • Journalism
  • Online journalism
Label
Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903, John A. Britton
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Main Themes and Organization of the Book; 1: Introduction to the New International Information System; 2: Building the International Cable System; 3: Raising False Hopes: International Communications and International Crises in Latin America, 1866-1881; 4: War, Diplomacy, and Propaganda: Chilean-U.S. Relations, 1866-1880s; 5: European Intrusions, Domestic Disorder, and U.S. Armed Intervention: Central America in the 1880s; 6: Confrontation via the Information System: Chile and the United States, 1889-1892
  • 7: Popularization of the Imperial Mentality: From Border Crisis to Hemispheric Hegemony8: Propaganda, Public Uproar, and the Threat of War: The United States, Great Britain, and the Venezuelan Boundary Controversy; 9: Information Flow and Revolution: Cuba, Spain, and the United States; 10: Diplomacy Under Stress: Washington, Havana, and Madrid; 11: Information Flow, the U.S. Press, and the War with Spain; 12: The Panama Conspiracy; 13: Celebrations of Heroism and Power; Conclusion: The Ominous Triumph of Popular Culture; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Back Cover
Control code
863157635
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 473 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826353986
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863157635
Label
Cables, crises, and the press : the geopolitics of the new international information system in the Americas, 1866-1903, John A. Britton
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Main Themes and Organization of the Book; 1: Introduction to the New International Information System; 2: Building the International Cable System; 3: Raising False Hopes: International Communications and International Crises in Latin America, 1866-1881; 4: War, Diplomacy, and Propaganda: Chilean-U.S. Relations, 1866-1880s; 5: European Intrusions, Domestic Disorder, and U.S. Armed Intervention: Central America in the 1880s; 6: Confrontation via the Information System: Chile and the United States, 1889-1892
  • 7: Popularization of the Imperial Mentality: From Border Crisis to Hemispheric Hegemony8: Propaganda, Public Uproar, and the Threat of War: The United States, Great Britain, and the Venezuelan Boundary Controversy; 9: Information Flow and Revolution: Cuba, Spain, and the United States; 10: Diplomacy Under Stress: Washington, Havana, and Madrid; 11: Information Flow, the U.S. Press, and the War with Spain; 12: The Panama Conspiracy; 13: Celebrations of Heroism and Power; Conclusion: The Ominous Triumph of Popular Culture; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Back Cover
Control code
863157635
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 473 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826353986
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)863157635

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