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The Resource The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia, David Reid

The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia, David Reid

Label
The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia
Title
The brazen age
Title remainder
New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia
Statement of responsibility
David Reid
Title variation
New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A sweeping look at the extraordinarily rich culture and turbulent politics of New York City between the years 1945 and 1950, which also reaches back to the turn of the twentieth century to explore the city's progressive politics, radical artistic experimentation, and burgeoning bohemia
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reid, David
Dewey number
974.7/043
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F128.5
LC item number
.R45 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bohemianism
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.)
Label
The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia, David Reid
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [441]-478) 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
The last hurrah of Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- Empire and communications. City lights ; Cultural capital ; The greater City ; Babylon revisited ; Wandering rocks -- City of refuge. Exiles and émigrés ; The City at war -- Words, words, words. Books are bullets ; New York discovers America ; Limousines on Grub Street ; Scenes of writing -- That winter-- and the next. A fractious peace ; New York observed ; Soldier's Home -- The City in black and white. Berenice Abbott's village in the city ; Gottscho's Oz ; Weegee's dark carnival -- Greenwich Village : ghosts, Goths, and glimpses of the moon. Bohemia was yesterday ; Conciliating nobody : The Masses and the Villagers ; Brightness fall ; Another part of the forest ; Culture and anarchy : "The sublime is now" -- 1948 : the end of something. Verdict ; Conference at the Waldorf -- Days without end
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 504 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780394572376
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2015024900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907154934
Label
The brazen age : New York City and the American empire : politics, art, and bohemia, David Reid
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [441]-478) 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
The last hurrah of Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- Empire and communications. City lights ; Cultural capital ; The greater City ; Babylon revisited ; Wandering rocks -- City of refuge. Exiles and émigrés ; The City at war -- Words, words, words. Books are bullets ; New York discovers America ; Limousines on Grub Street ; Scenes of writing -- That winter-- and the next. A fractious peace ; New York observed ; Soldier's Home -- The City in black and white. Berenice Abbott's village in the city ; Gottscho's Oz ; Weegee's dark carnival -- Greenwich Village : ghosts, Goths, and glimpses of the moon. Bohemia was yesterday ; Conciliating nobody : The Masses and the Villagers ; Brightness fall ; Another part of the forest ; Culture and anarchy : "The sublime is now" -- 1948 : the end of something. Verdict ; Conference at the Waldorf -- Days without end
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 504 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780394572376
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2015024900
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907154934

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