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Perimeters of democracy

Heather Fryer

Perimeters of democracy

inverse utopias and the wartime social landscape in the American West

by Heather Fryer

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Government-controlled communities -- United States,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States,
  • Internal security -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Klamath Indian Reservation (Or.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
  • Los Alamos (N.M.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
  • Topaz (Utah) -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
  • Vanport (Or.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
  • West (U.S.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHeather Fryer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD769.8.G68 F79 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23980565M
    ISBN 109780803220331
    LC Control Number2009047713
    OCLC/WorldCa457150807


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