The Resource Harbin to Hanoi : the colonial built environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940, edited by Laura Victoir and Victor Zatsepine, (electronic book)

Harbin to Hanoi : the colonial built environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940, edited by Laura Victoir and Victor Zatsepine, (electronic book)

Label
Harbin to Hanoi : the colonial built environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940
Title
Harbin to Hanoi
Title remainder
the colonial built environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940
Statement of responsibility
edited by Laura Victoir and Victor Zatsepine
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Colonial powers in China and northern Vietnam employed the built environment for many purposes: as an expression of imperial aspirations, a manifestation of supremacy, a mission to civilize, a re-creation of a home away from home, or simply as a place to live and work. In this volume, scholars of city planning, architecture, and Asian and imperial history provide a detailed analysis of how colonization worked on different levels, and how it was expressed in stone, iron, and concrete. The process of creating the colonial built environment was multilayered and unpredictable. This book uncovers t
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS33.3
LC item number
.H37 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Zatsepine, Victor
  • Victoir, Laura A
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  • Asia
  • China
  • Vietnam
  • Architecture, Colonial
  • Colonies
  • Urbanization
  • Urbanization
  • Colonial cities
Label
Harbin to Hanoi : the colonial built environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940, edited by Laura Victoir and Victor Zatsepine, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
ebr10649536
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 281 p., [16] p. of plates
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Harbin to Hanoi : the colonial built environment in Asia, 1840 to 1940, edited by Laura Victoir and Victor Zatsepine, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Control code
ebr10649536
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 281 p., [16] p. of plates
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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