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The Resource Cold war on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design, Greg Castillo, (electronic book)

Cold war on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design, Greg Castillo, (electronic book)

Label
Cold war on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design
Title
Cold war on the home front
Title remainder
the soft power of midcentury design
Statement of responsibility
Greg Castillo
Title variation
Soft power of midcentury design
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Amid a display of sunshine-yellow electric appliances in a model home at the 1959 American National Exhibition in Moscow, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev and U.S. Vice President Richard Nixon squared off on the merits of their respective economic systems. One of the signature events of the cold war, the impromptu Kitchen Debate has been widely viewed as the opening skirmish in a propaganda war over which superpower could provide a better standard of living for its citizens. However, as Greg Castillo shows in Cold War on the Home Front, this debate and the American National Exhibition itself w
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Castillo, Greg
Dewey number
339.4/709045
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
HF1040.8
LC item number
.C37 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Consumer goods
  • Consumer goods
  • Capitalism
  • Socialism
  • Cold War
  • Propaganda, American
  • Propaganda, Soviet
Label
Cold war on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design, Greg Castillo, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10408645
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiv, 278 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780816646920
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Cold war on the home front : the soft power of midcentury design, Greg Castillo, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10408645
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiv, 278 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780816646920
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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