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Author Jones, Preston, 1966-

Title City for empire [electronic resource] : an Anchorage history, 1914-1941 / Preston Jones.

Imprint Fairbanks : University of Alaska Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 214 p. : ill., ports.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Context -- Interlude: Nature -- Beginnings -- Interlude: Socialism -- War -- Interlude: Z.J. Loussac -- Inside -- Interlude: Mikami family photographs -- Outside -- Transition -- Appendix: Alaska's new era; New conditions; Anchorage; The Japanese menace; Applies to Resurrection Bay; Alaskans form type; Loussac's daily gossip; "The orphan's complaint"; Natives and World War One; Sons of Japan living here; Liberal in all patriotic movements; Immigration; No room for job hunters; Eklutna Industrial School; Civilization is menaced by Spanish savagery; A message from the Kimura family; Good advice.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject City and town life -- Alaska -- Anchorage -- History -- 20th century.
Anchorage (Alaska) -- History -- 20th century.
Anchorage (Alaska) -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Anchorage (Alaska) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
Pacific Area -- History -- 20th century.
Pacific Area -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781602230842 (paper : alk. paper)
9781602230859 (e-book)

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