The Resource The turkey and the eagle : the struggle for America's global role, Caleb Stewart Rossiter

The turkey and the eagle : the struggle for America's global role, Caleb Stewart Rossiter

Label
The turkey and the eagle : the struggle for America's global role
Title
The turkey and the eagle
Title remainder
the struggle for America's global role
Statement of responsibility
Caleb Stewart Rossiter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1784 Benjamin Franklin advocated choosing the industrious, home-loving wild turkey rather than the thieving, wide-ranging bald eagle as the symbol of the United States. Franklin lost that debate, and since then advocates of cooperation as America's global role have been similarly losing their struggle with advocates of U.S. domination. The author recounts that struggle, with particular emphasis on the past 30 years, which he spent working in and around Congress with groups opposed to U.S. support for repressive yet "friendly" regimes. He then proposes electoral reforms and a revol
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
327.73009/04
Index
index present
LC call number
E840
LC item number
.R64 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The turkey and the eagle : the struggle for America's global role, Caleb Stewart Rossiter
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
pt. 1. Lessons from the past -- pt. 2. Noble distractions -- pt. 3. Reforms and revolutions
Control code
ocn693780232
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 326 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780875868004
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36043047
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)693780232
  • pebcs0875868002

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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