The Resource The absent-minded imperialists : empire, society, and culture in Britain, Bernard Porter, (electronic book)

The absent-minded imperialists : empire, society, and culture in Britain, Bernard Porter, (electronic book)

Label
The absent-minded imperialists : empire, society, and culture in Britain
Title
The absent-minded imperialists
Title remainder
empire, society, and culture in Britain
Statement of responsibility
Bernard Porter
Title variation
Empire, society, and culture in Britain
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kipling, Elgar, Mafeking Night ... all these conjure up an image of a British society besotted with imperial pride in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. In fact the true picture was more complex than this and people reacted to their empire in different ways. Many were hardly aware of it at all. This lively book is the first study of the impact of the empire on British society and culture that looks beneath the surface to find out what people really thought, with some. surprising results. - ;The British empire was a huge enterprise. To foreigners it more or less defined Britain in
Cataloging source
MiU
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Porter, Bernard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA18
LC item number
.P65 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • theses
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Public opinion
  • Public opinion
  • Imperialism
  • Imperialism
Label
The absent-minded imperialists : empire, society, and culture in Britain, Bernard Porter, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [430]-460) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MIU01100000000000000000138
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxii, 475 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The absent-minded imperialists : empire, society, and culture in Britain, Bernard Porter, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [430]-460) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MIU01100000000000000000138
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxii, 475 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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