The Resource Imperial cities : landscape, display and identity, edited by Felix Driver and David Gilbert

Imperial cities : landscape, display and identity, edited by Felix Driver and David Gilbert

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Imperial cities : landscape, display and identity
Title
Imperial cities
Title remainder
landscape, display and identity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Felix Driver and David Gilbert
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Language
eng
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UKM
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
NA9183
LC item number
.I57 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in imperialism
Imperial cities : landscape, display and identity, edited by Felix Driver and David Gilbert
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Imperial cities : landscape, display and identity, edited by Felix Driver and David Gilbert
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This "book has its origins in a research project at Royal Holloway, University of London ... [that] was concluded with a major international conference on the theme of imperial cities in May 1997. Earlier versions of most of the chapters were presented at the conference"--Acknowledgements
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Imperial cities : overlapping territories, intertwined histories / Felix Driver and David Gilbert -- 'A grand work of noble conception' : the Victoria Memorial and imperial London / Tori Smith -- Empire in modern Rome : shaping and remembering an imperial city, 1870-1911 / David Atkinson, Denis Cosgrove and Anna Notaro -- Capitale du plaisir : the remaking of imperial Paris / Claire Hancock -- The Potemkin city : tourist images of late imperial vienna / Jill Steward -- Imperial visions : rebuilding the Bank of England, 1919-39 / Iain Black -- Staging the imperical city : the Pageant of London, 1911 / Deborah S. Ryan -- 'Capital of the colonies' : real and imagined boundaries between metropole and empire in 1920s Marseilles / Yal︠ Simpson Fletcher -- Commemorating empire in twentieth-century Seville / Anthony Gristwood -- Portable iron structures and uncertain colonial spaces and the Sydenham Crystal Palace / Andrew Hassam --'The scenery of the torrid zone' : imagined travels and the culture of exotics in nineteenth-century British gardens /Rebecca Preston -- 'The second city of the Empire' : Glasgow - imperial municipality / John M. MacKenzie -- Sartorial spectacle : clothing and masculine identities in the imperial city, 1860-1914 / Christopher Breward -- Anti-imperial London : the Pan-African Conference of 1900 / Jonathan Schneer
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25 cm.
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Extent
xvii, 283 p.
Isbn
9780719054136
Other physical details
ill., map, plan

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