The Resource Strange Rebels : 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century, (electronic resource)

Strange Rebels : 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century, (electronic resource)

Label
Strange Rebels : 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century
Title
Strange Rebels
Title remainder
1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Few moments in history have seen as many seismic transformations as 1979. That single year marked the emergence of revolutionary Islam as a political force on the world stage, the beginning of market revolutions in China and Britain that would fuel globalization and radically alter the international economy, and the first stirrings of the resistance movements in Eastern Europe and Afghanistan that ultimately led to the collapse of the Soviet Union. More than any other year in the latter half of the twentieth century, 1979 heralded the economic, political, and religious realities tha
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caryl, Christian
Dewey number
  • 909.82/7
  • 909.827
Index
no index present
LC call number
D849 .C374 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History, Modern
  • World politics
  • History, Modern
  • World politics
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
Label
Strange Rebels : 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2444CF2D-3FFE-47BD-B08E-310873B26F2E
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Prologue: The Great Backlash; 1. Malaise; 2. Dragon Year; 3. ""A Wild but Welcoming State of Anarchy""; 4. The Emperor as Revolutionary; 5. Tory Insurrectionists; 6. A Dream of Redemption; 7. The Imam; 8. With a Gun in the Hand; 9. The Prophet's Proletariat; 10. Truth from Facts; 11. The Blood of the Martyrs; 12. The Lady; 13. Thrice Banished, Thrice Restored; 14. The Evangelist; 15. Eleven Million People; 16. Back to the Future; 17. The Second Revolution; 18. Playing Bridge; 19. Fraternal Assistance; 20. Solidarity; 21. Khomeini's Children; 22. Jihad
  • 23. ""The Lady's Not for Turning""24. Socialism with Chinese Characteristics; Epilogue: The Problem with Progress; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn836406404
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (433 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465033355
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)836406404
Label
Strange Rebels : 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=2444CF2D-3FFE-47BD-B08E-310873B26F2E
Publication
Contents
  • Prologue: The Great Backlash; 1. Malaise; 2. Dragon Year; 3. ""A Wild but Welcoming State of Anarchy""; 4. The Emperor as Revolutionary; 5. Tory Insurrectionists; 6. A Dream of Redemption; 7. The Imam; 8. With a Gun in the Hand; 9. The Prophet's Proletariat; 10. Truth from Facts; 11. The Blood of the Martyrs; 12. The Lady; 13. Thrice Banished, Thrice Restored; 14. The Evangelist; 15. Eleven Million People; 16. Back to the Future; 17. The Second Revolution; 18. Playing Bridge; 19. Fraternal Assistance; 20. Solidarity; 21. Khomeini's Children; 22. Jihad
  • 23. ""The Lady's Not for Turning""24. Socialism with Chinese Characteristics; Epilogue: The Problem with Progress; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn836406404
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (433 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465033355
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)836406404

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