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The Resource The city's end : two centuries of fantasies, fears, and premonitions of New York's destruction, Max Page

The city's end : two centuries of fantasies, fears, and premonitions of New York's destruction, Max Page

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The city's end : two centuries of fantasies, fears, and premonitions of New York's destruction
Title
The city's end
Title remainder
two centuries of fantasies, fears, and premonitions of New York's destruction
Statement of responsibility
Max Page
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Page, Max
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • Disasters in literature
  • Disasters in art
  • Disaster films
  • September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Science fiction
Label
The city's end : two centuries of fantasies, fears, and premonitions of New York's destruction, Max Page
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-256) and index
Contents
Beauty and terror -- "Horrors were their delight" : terrifying and thrilling wars at home and invasions from abroad -- Utopian and dystopian fantasies of the "Stone Colossus" in the 1920s and 1930s -- "Falls Rome, falls the world" : atomic fears of the 1940s and 1950s -- Escape from New York : fictions of a city's decline and rebirth -- The future of the city's end : New York and its fantasies after 9/11
Control code
014684397
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
271 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780300110265
Lccn
2007052370
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
Label
The city's end : two centuries of fantasies, fears, and premonitions of New York's destruction, Max Page
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-256) and index
Contents
Beauty and terror -- "Horrors were their delight" : terrifying and thrilling wars at home and invasions from abroad -- Utopian and dystopian fantasies of the "Stone Colossus" in the 1920s and 1930s -- "Falls Rome, falls the world" : atomic fears of the 1940s and 1950s -- Escape from New York : fictions of a city's decline and rebirth -- The future of the city's end : New York and its fantasies after 9/11
Control code
014684397
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
271 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780300110265
Lccn
2007052370
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map

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