The British abroad since the eighteenth century. Volume 2, Experiencing Imperialism
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The British abroad since the eighteenth century. Volume 2, Experiencing Imperialism / edited by Martin Farr, Xavier Guegan.
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Table of Contents:
- Introduction; Martin Farr and Xavier Guegan
- PART I: ESTABLISHING THE EMPIRE
- 1. The Roots of Empire: Early Modern Travel Collections and International Politics in the Long Eighteenth Century; Matthew Day
- 2. Divine Imperialism: the British in Palestine, 1753-1842; Michael Talbot
- 3. Model City: Fact and Fiction in Early-Twentieth Century Khartoum; Henrika Kuklick
- PART II: EXPERIENCING THE EMPIRE
- 4. A Governor's Wife in the Making: Elizabeth Macquarie's Voyage from England to Australia in 1809; Jane McDermid
- 5. Against 'the Usual Restraints Imposed upon their Sex': Conflictive Gender Representations in Nineteenth-Century Orients; Xavier Guegan
- 6. Empire Travel Guides and the Imperial Mind-Set from the Mid-Nineteenth to the Mid-Twentieth Centuries; John M. MacKenzie
- PART III: EXPERIENCING OTHER EMPIRES
- 7. 'The Feelings of An Officer': John Stedman In Suriname; Kerry Sinanan
- 8. British Communities and Foreign Intervention in Nineteenth Century South America: the Rio De La Plata in the 1840s; David Rock
- 9. 'The Bible Dream': Official Travel in Morocco, c1845 to 1935'; John Fisher
- PART IV: EXPERIENCING A POST-COLONIAL WORLD
- 10. Oriental Expressions: British Visions of Arabia from a Colonial to a Post-Colonial World; James Canton
- 11. Ghost Hunting: Amateur Film and Travel at the End of Empire; Anna Bocking-Welch
- 12. 'In Countries so Unciviliz'd as Those?': the Language of Incivility and the British Experience of the World; Marc Alexander and Andrew Struan.