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The Resource Go east, young man : imagining the American West as the Orient, Richard V. Francaviglia

Go east, young man : imagining the American West as the Orient, Richard V. Francaviglia

Label
Go east, young man : imagining the American West as the Orient
Title
Go east, young man
Title remainder
imagining the American West as the Orient
Statement of responsibility
Richard V. Francaviglia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Francaviglia, Richard V
Dewey number
978
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F591
LC item number
.F76 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West (U.S.)
  • Orientalism
  • United States
  • Asia
  • United States
  • East and West
Label
Go east, young man : imagining the American West as the Orient, Richard V. Francaviglia
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 : the malleable landscape -- The frontier West as the Orient (ca. 1810/1920) -- The American Zahara : into and beyond the Great Western Plains -- In praise of pyramids : orientalizing the western interior -- Chosen people, chosen land : Utah as the Holy Land -- Finding new Eden : the American Southwest -- The Far East in the Far West : Chinese and Japanese California -- Syria on the Pacific : California as the Near/Middle East -- To ancient East by ocean united : the Pacific Northwest as Asia -- The modern West as the Orient (ca. 1920-2010) -- Lands of enchantment : the modern West as the Near/Middle East -- Another place and another time : the modern West as the Far East/Asia -- Conclusion full circle : imagining the Orient as the American West
Control code
726620667
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 350 pages
Isbn
9780874218091
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011018997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)726620667
Label
Go east, young man : imagining the American West as the Orient, Richard V. Francaviglia
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 : the malleable landscape -- The frontier West as the Orient (ca. 1810/1920) -- The American Zahara : into and beyond the Great Western Plains -- In praise of pyramids : orientalizing the western interior -- Chosen people, chosen land : Utah as the Holy Land -- Finding new Eden : the American Southwest -- The Far East in the Far West : Chinese and Japanese California -- Syria on the Pacific : California as the Near/Middle East -- To ancient East by ocean united : the Pacific Northwest as Asia -- The modern West as the Orient (ca. 1920-2010) -- Lands of enchantment : the modern West as the Near/Middle East -- Another place and another time : the modern West as the Far East/Asia -- Conclusion full circle : imagining the Orient as the American West
Control code
726620667
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 350 pages
Isbn
9780874218091
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011018997
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)726620667

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