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The Resource Civilization : the West and the rest, Niall Ferguson

Civilization : the West and the rest, Niall Ferguson

Label
Civilization : the West and the rest
Title
Civilization
Title remainder
the West and the rest
Statement of responsibility
Niall Ferguson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Civilization" is the definitive history of Western civilization's rise to global dominance--and the "killer applications" that made this improbable ascent possible: competition, science, the rule of law, consumerism, modern medicine, and the work ethic. 400 pp. 150,000 print
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • coats of arms
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Civilization : the West and the rest, Niall Ferguson
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=7538CEE6-3888-4E82-950F-251AB8FF8158
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Rassela's Question -- Competition -- Two Rivers -- The Eunuch and the Unicorn -- The Spice Race -- The Mediocre Kingdom -- Science -- The Siege -- Micrographia -- Osman and Fritz -- Tanzimat Tours -- From Istanbul to Jerusalem -- Property -- New Worlds -- Land of the Free -- American Revolutions -- The Fate of the Gullahs -- Medicine -- Burke's Prophecy -- The Juggernaut of War -- Medecins Sans Frontieres -- The Skulls of Shark Island -- Black Shame -- Consumption -- The Birth of the Consumer Society -- Turning Western -- Ragtime to Riches -- The Jeans Genie -- Pyjamas and Scarves -- Work -- Work Ethic and Work Ethic -- Get your Kicks -- The Chinese Jerusalem -- Lands of Unbelief -- The End of Days? -- Conclusion: The Rivals
Control code
7ocm67533362
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 402 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101548028
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits (some color), charts.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7538cee6-3888-4e82-950f-251ab8ff8158
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Civilization : the West and the rest, Niall Ferguson
Link
http://ebcd.cuyahogalibrary.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=7538CEE6-3888-4E82-950F-251AB8FF8158
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Rassela's Question -- Competition -- Two Rivers -- The Eunuch and the Unicorn -- The Spice Race -- The Mediocre Kingdom -- Science -- The Siege -- Micrographia -- Osman and Fritz -- Tanzimat Tours -- From Istanbul to Jerusalem -- Property -- New Worlds -- Land of the Free -- American Revolutions -- The Fate of the Gullahs -- Medicine -- Burke's Prophecy -- The Juggernaut of War -- Medecins Sans Frontieres -- The Skulls of Shark Island -- Black Shame -- Consumption -- The Birth of the Consumer Society -- Turning Western -- Ragtime to Riches -- The Jeans Genie -- Pyjamas and Scarves -- Work -- Work Ethic and Work Ethic -- Get your Kicks -- The Chinese Jerusalem -- Lands of Unbelief -- The End of Days? -- Conclusion: The Rivals
Control code
7ocm67533362
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xxx, 402 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101548028
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color), portraits (some color), charts.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
7538cee6-3888-4e82-950f-251ab8ff8158
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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