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Day of empire : how hyperpowers rise to global dominance--and why they fall / Amy Chua.

Chua, Amy. (Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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  • ISBN: 9780385512848 :
  • ISBN: 0385512848 :
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 396 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2007.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-382) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The first hegemon : the great Persian empire from Cyrus to Alexander -- Tolerance in Rome's high empire : gladiators, togas, and imperial "glue" -- China's golden age : the mix-blooded Tang dynasty -- The great Mongol empire : cosmopolitan barbarians -- The "purification" of medieval Spain : inquisition, expulsion, and the price of intolerance -- The Dutch world empire : diamonds, damask, and every "mongrel sect in Christendom" -- Tolerance and intolerance in the East : the Ottoman, Ming, and Mughal empires -- The British empire : "rebel buggers" and the "white man's burden" -- The American hyperpower : tolerance and the microchip -- The rise and fall of the Axis Powers : Nazi Germany and imperial Japan -- The challengers : China, the European Union, and India in the twenty-first century -- The day of empire : lessons of history.
Citation/References Note: Bklst 10/15/2007
LJ 06/01/2007
PW 09/24/2007
Kirkus 09/01/2007
Subject: Imperialism > History.
Hegemony > History.

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