skip to content
America and cosmic man. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

America and cosmic man.

Author: Wyndham Lewis
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1949.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wyndham Lewis
OCLC Number: 1281439
Description: 247 pages 21 cm
Contents: pt. 1. A new kind of country --
The American and the old world --
American citizenship --
The party system -Western democracy and Eastern democracy --
The disintegration of party polarity --
The novelty of the American party system --
American appetite for the incongruous --
The clubman Caesar --
Worship of the empire-builder --
Rancher-Caesar, or the man with the mind of a boy --
The "Presbyterian priest" --
The power of the president, and the cause of the "pressure-group" --
America brought to its senses by the multi-millionaires --
American history --
The beautiful polarity of Hamilton and Jefferson --
America escaped a king by inches --
The reactionaries --
Conclusion of part I (regarding Charles Stuart) --
pt. 2. Anglo-Saxon universalism --
American regionalism --
The case against roots --
Cosmic society and cosmic man --
The cultural apparatus in America --
Anarchist and commissar --
History and new time-scale --
Regarding a few of the terms used --
Conclusion (nuclear energy and America).

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1281439> # America and cosmic man.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1281439" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Place/garden_city_n_y> ; # Garden City, N.Y.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Topic/united_states_politics_and_government> ; # United States--Politics and government
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/917.3/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> ; # Civilization
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Topic/politics_and_government> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Topic/united_states_civilization> ; # United States--Civilization
    schema:bookEdition "[1st American ed.]." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/41843119> ; # Wyndham Lewis
    schema:datePublished "1949" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1140641> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "America and cosmic man."@en ;
    schema:productID "1281439" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1281439#PublicationEvent/garden_city_n_y_doubleday_1949> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Agent/doubleday> ; # Doubleday
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1281439> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Place/garden_city_n_y> # Garden City, N.Y.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Garden City, N.Y." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Place/united_states> # United States
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Topic/politics_and_government> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Topic/united_states_civilization> # United States--Civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "United States--Civilization"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1140641#Topic/united_states_politics_and_government> # United States--Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "United States--Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> # Civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civilization"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41843119> # Wyndham Lewis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1882" ;
    schema:deathDate "1957" ;
    schema:familyName "Lewis" ;
    schema:givenName "Wyndham" ;
    schema:name "Wyndham Lewis" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.