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The Resource The Berlin Wall : a world divided, 1961-1989, Frederick Taylor

The Berlin Wall : a world divided, 1961-1989, Frederick Taylor

Label
The Berlin Wall : a world divided, 1961-1989
Title
The Berlin Wall
Title remainder
a world divided, 1961-1989
Statement of responsibility
Frederick Taylor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the 103-mile wall between East and West Germany discusses its geopolitical ramifications, its representation of the struggle between Soviet communism and American capitalism, and the internal and external pressures that led to its dismantling
Cataloging source
CO2
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Fred
Dewey number
943/.1552087
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DD881
LC item number
.T36 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Berlin Wall (Germany : 1961-1989)
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • Unification of Germany (1990)
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • Cold War
  • Opposition (Political science)
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • Cold War
  • Opposition (Political science)
  • Politics and government
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Germany (East)
  • Germany
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Berlin (Germany)
  • Germany
  • Germany
  • Germany (East)
Label
The Berlin Wall : a world divided, 1961-1989, Frederick Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2006 by Bloomsbury Publishing"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 469-472) 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
Foreword : Welcome to the wall -- [I] Sand : Marsh Town -- Reds -- 'It must look democratic, but we must have everything in our hands' -- Blockade -- [II] Blood : 'Dissolve the people and elect another' -- The crown princes -- Wag the dog -- Operation 'Rose' -- [III] Wire : Barded-wire Sunday -- Prisoners -- 'That bastard from Berlin' -- [IV] Cement : Wall games -- High noon in the Friedrichstrasse -- Break-outs -- 'Ich bin ein Berliner' -- [V] Money : The surreal cage -- Endgame -- The wall came tumbling down -- Afterword : The theft of hope
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xxi, 486 pages
Isbn
9780060786137
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232609853
  • (OCoLC)ocn232609853
Label
The Berlin Wall : a world divided, 1961-1989, Frederick Taylor
Publication
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2006 by Bloomsbury Publishing"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 469-472) 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
Foreword : Welcome to the wall -- [I] Sand : Marsh Town -- Reds -- 'It must look democratic, but we must have everything in our hands' -- Blockade -- [II] Blood : 'Dissolve the people and elect another' -- The crown princes -- Wag the dog -- Operation 'Rose' -- [III] Wire : Barded-wire Sunday -- Prisoners -- 'That bastard from Berlin' -- [IV] Cement : Wall games -- High noon in the Friedrichstrasse -- Break-outs -- 'Ich bin ein Berliner' -- [V] Money : The surreal cage -- Endgame -- The wall came tumbling down -- Afterword : The theft of hope
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Harper Perennial ed.
Extent
xxi, 486 pages
Isbn
9780060786137
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)232609853
  • (OCoLC)ocn232609853

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