The Global Interior: Mineral Frontiers and American Power

The Global Interior: Mineral Frontiers and American Power

by Megan Black

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674984257
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 10/01/2018
Pages: 360
Sales rank: 526,089
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Megan Black is Assistant Professor of International History at the London School of Economics and Political Science.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

1 The Closing of the Interior 16

2 New Jewels in the Crown of American Empire 51

3 The Treasure of the Western Hemisphere 84

4 Unearthing Development 117

5 The Bounty of the Seas 148

6 Prospecting the Final Frontier 183

7 The Wealth of the Wastelands 214

Epilogue 245

Notes 251

Acknowledgments 325

Index 329

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