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The Resource The culture of history : English uses of the past, 1800-1953, Billie Melman, (electronic book)

The culture of history : English uses of the past, 1800-1953, Billie Melman, (electronic book)

Label
The culture of history : English uses of the past, 1800-1953
Title
The culture of history
Title remainder
English uses of the past, 1800-1953
Statement of responsibility
Billie Melman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Billie Melman takes us on a panoramic voyage of the 'culture of history' which developed in England after the French Revolution. She vividly recovers unexplored aspects of popular history, and unpicks notions of the uncosy past, a place of pleasurable horror and sensationalism, which survived into the 1950s. - ;In this original and widely researched book, Billie Melman explores the culture of history during the age of modernity. Her book is about the production of English pasts, the multiplicity of their representations and the myriad ways in which the English looked at history (sometimes in t
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Melman, Billie
Dewey number
942.0072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA1
LC item number
.M45 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular culture
  • History in art
  • History in literature
  • History in mass media
  • Great Britain
  • France
Label
The culture of history : English uses of the past, 1800-1953, Billie Melman, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-354) 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
ebr10194780
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 363 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199296880
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The culture of history : English uses of the past, 1800-1953, Billie Melman, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-354) 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
ebr10194780
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 363 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199296880
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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