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God and gold

Walter Russell Mead

God and gold

Britain, America, and the making of the modern world

by Walter Russell Mead

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Modern -- American influences,
  • Civilization, Modern -- British influences,
  • Great powers -- History,
  • World politics,
  • Economic history,
  • United States -- Foreign relations,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations,
  • United States -- Foreign public opinion,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign public opinion

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 419-430) and index.

    StatementWalter Russell Mead.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE183.7 .M47154 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 449 p. ;
    Number of Pages449
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23917273M
    ISBN 109780375713736
    LC Control Number2008279060

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