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The Resource The imperial cruise : a secret history of empire and war, James Bradley

The imperial cruise : a secret history of empire and war, James Bradley

Label
The imperial cruise : a secret history of empire and war
Title
The imperial cruise
Title remainder
a secret history of empire and war
Statement of responsibility
James Bradley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Analyzes the multinational conflicts that set the stage for World War II, the Chinese communist revolution, and the Korean War, documenting Theodore Roosevelt's 1905 diplomatic mission in the Pacific through which the United States forged ill-fated covert agreements
Summary
In 1905 President Teddy Roosevelt dispatched Secretary of War William Taft, his gun-toting daughter Alice, and a gaggle of congressmen on a mission to Japan, the Philippines, China, and Korea. There, they would quietly forge a series of agreements that divided up Asia. At the time, Roosevelt was bully-confident about America's future on the continent ..
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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330740
Cataloging source
DLC
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1954-
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Bradley, James
Dewey number
951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Taft, William H.
  • United States
  • United States
  • Japan
  • United States
  • East Asia
  • Imperialism
Target audience
adult
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a secret history of empire and war
Label
The imperial cruise : a secret history of empire and war, James Bradley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
History repeating -- Civilization follows the Sun -- Benevolent intentions -- Pacific Negroes -- Houles -- Honorary Aryans -- Playing Roosevelt's game -- The Japanese Monroe Doctrine for Asia -- The imperial cruise -- Roosevelt's open and closed doors -- Incognito in Japan -- Sellout in Seoul -- Following the Sun
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
387 p.
Isbn
9780316008952
Lccn
2009032176
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)430522360
Label
The imperial cruise : a secret history of empire and war, James Bradley
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
History repeating -- Civilization follows the Sun -- Benevolent intentions -- Pacific Negroes -- Houles -- Honorary Aryans -- Playing Roosevelt's game -- The Japanese Monroe Doctrine for Asia -- The imperial cruise -- Roosevelt's open and closed doors -- Incognito in Japan -- Sellout in Seoul -- Following the Sun
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
387 p.
Isbn
9780316008952
Lccn
2009032176
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)430522360

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