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The Resource Cold war dixie : militarization and modernization in the American south, Kari Frederickson

Cold war dixie : militarization and modernization in the American south, Kari Frederickson

Label
Cold war dixie : militarization and modernization in the American south
Title
Cold war dixie
Title remainder
militarization and modernization in the American south
Statement of responsibility
Kari Frederickson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the impact of the Savannah River Plant (SRP) on the communities it created, rejuvenated, or displaced, this book explores the parallel militarization and modernization of the Cold War-era South. The SRP, a scientific and industrial complex near Aiken, South Carolina, grew out of a 1950 partnership between the Atomic Energy Commission and the DuPont Corporation and was dedicated to producing materials for the hydrogen bomb. Kari Frederickson shows how the needs of the expanding national security state, in combination with the corporate culture of DuPont, transformed the economy, lan
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frederickson, Kari A
Dewey number
975/.043
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
F277.S3
LC item number
F74 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Politics and culture in the twentieth-century South
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cold War
  • Savannah River Valley (Ga. and S.C.)
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Social aspects
  • United States
Label
Cold war dixie : militarization and modernization in the American south, Kari Frederickson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"This most essential task" : the decision to build the Super -- A varied landscape : geography and culture in the Savannah River Valley -- "A land doomed and damned" : the costs of militarization -- "Bigger'n any lie" : building the bomb plant -- Rejecting the garrison state : national priorities and local limitations -- "Better living" : life in a Cold War company town -- Shifting landscapes : politics and race in a Cold War community -- Epilogue
Control code
849919737
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820345666
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3q4kch
  • 106f8174-7346-4a87-bd08-897712145063
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)849919737
Label
Cold war dixie : militarization and modernization in the American south, Kari Frederickson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"This most essential task" : the decision to build the Super -- A varied landscape : geography and culture in the Savannah River Valley -- "A land doomed and damned" : the costs of militarization -- "Bigger'n any lie" : building the bomb plant -- Rejecting the garrison state : national priorities and local limitations -- "Better living" : life in a Cold War company town -- Shifting landscapes : politics and race in a Cold War community -- Epilogue
Control code
849919737
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780820345666
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3q4kch
  • 106f8174-7346-4a87-bd08-897712145063
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)849919737

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