By James Spiller

This booklet compares the cultural politics of the U.S. house and Antarctic courses in the course of the chilly conflict. It analyzes how culturally salient phrases, in particular the nationalist motif of the frontier, have been used to garner public help for those strategic projects and, extra usually, usa internationalism in this period.

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