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The Resource An empire on display : English, Indian, and Australian exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War, Peter H. Hoffenberg

An empire on display : English, Indian, and Australian exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War, Peter H. Hoffenberg

Label
An empire on display : English, Indian, and Australian exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War
Title
An empire on display
Title remainder
English, Indian, and Australian exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War
Statement of responsibility
Peter H. Hoffenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The exhibitions of the Victorian and Edwardian eras are the lens through which this book examines the economic, cultural, and social forces that helped define Britain and the Empire. It focuses on exhibitions in England, Australia, and India from the Great Exhibition to the Festival of Empire
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffenberg, Peter H.
Dewey number
907/.4
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
T395.5.G7
LC item number
H64 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Exhibitions
  • Exhibitions
  • Exhibitions
  • Commonwealth
  • HISTORY
  • Exhibitions
  • Australia
  • Great Britain
  • India
  • Selbstdarstellung
  • Ausstellung
  • Großbritannien
  • Indien
  • Australien
  • Tentoonstellingen
  • Sociale aspecten
  • Imperialisme
  • Kolonialisme
  • Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Noord-Ierland
  • Brits Indië
  • Australië
  • Expositions
  • Expositions
  • Expositions
  • Expositions internationales
Label
An empire on display : English, Indian, and Australian exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War, Peter H. Hoffenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-404) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Exhibitions and the new imperialism; 2. The exhibition wallahs; 3. Commissioners and the state; 4. Consumers, producers, and markets; 5. Terrae nullius?; 6. Machines-in-motion; 7. Imperial and national taxonomies; 8. The imperial pilgrims' progress; Epilogue; Appendices; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Control code
49851973
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 418 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520922969
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49851973
Label
An empire on display : English, Indian, and Australian exhibitions from the Crystal Palace to the Great War, Peter H. Hoffenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-404) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1. Exhibitions and the new imperialism; 2. The exhibition wallahs; 3. Commissioners and the state; 4. Consumers, producers, and markets; 5. Terrae nullius?; 6. Machines-in-motion; 7. Imperial and national taxonomies; 8. The imperial pilgrims' progress; Epilogue; Appendices; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
Control code
49851973
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvii, 418 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520922969
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)49851973

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