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Monarchy, myth, and material culture in Germany 1750-1950, Eva Giloi

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Monarchy, myth, and material culture in Germany 1750-1950
Title
Monarchy, myth, and material culture in Germany 1750-1950
Statement of responsibility
Eva Giloi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores popular attitudes toward political authority and monarchy in Prussia and Germany, studying how subjects incorporated the material culture of monarchy into their daily lives
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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1968-
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Giloi, Eva
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New studies in European history
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  • Material culture
  • Monarchy
  • Monarchy
  • Prussia (Germany)
Label
Monarchy, myth, and material culture in Germany 1750-1950, Eva Giloi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-411) and index
Contents
Introduction : the material culture of monarchy -- Collecting royal relics 1750s-1850s : means, motives, and meaning -- Relics and Friedrich Wilhelm III, 1797-1830 -- Entr'acte : culture and power, a long-term outlook -- Frederick the Great in the Vormärz : relics and myth, 1830s-1840s -- The Neues Museum 1850s-1870s : relics in retreat -- Wilhelm I : relics and myth -- Consumer capitalism and the gift-giving economy -- The Hohenzollern Museum -- Image as object : the carte-de-visite photograph as souvenir -- Wilhelm II and the Hohenzollern legacy : the Kaiser takes charge -- The fragmentation of a myth after 1888 -- Conclusion and epilogue
Control code
ocn751827894
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 422 p., [18] p. of plates
Isbn
9780521761987
Lccn
2011275062
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Monarchy, myth, and material culture in Germany 1750-1950, Eva Giloi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-411) and index
Contents
Introduction : the material culture of monarchy -- Collecting royal relics 1750s-1850s : means, motives, and meaning -- Relics and Friedrich Wilhelm III, 1797-1830 -- Entr'acte : culture and power, a long-term outlook -- Frederick the Great in the Vormärz : relics and myth, 1830s-1840s -- The Neues Museum 1850s-1870s : relics in retreat -- Wilhelm I : relics and myth -- Consumer capitalism and the gift-giving economy -- The Hohenzollern Museum -- Image as object : the carte-de-visite photograph as souvenir -- Wilhelm II and the Hohenzollern legacy : the Kaiser takes charge -- The fragmentation of a myth after 1888 -- Conclusion and epilogue
Control code
ocn751827894
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 422 p., [18] p. of plates
Isbn
9780521761987
Lccn
2011275062
Other physical details
ill.

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