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Meskell, Lynn - The Nature of Heritage: The New South Africa, ebook

The Nature of Heritage: The New South Africa

Meskell, Lynn

85,80€

Provides a classic example of how nations attempt to overcome a negative heritage through past mastering of their historiesEvaluates the continuing dominance of nature and conservation over concerns for cultural heritageEmploys ethnographic and archaeological methodologies

Potofsky, Allan - Constructing Paris in the Age of Revolution, ebook

Constructing Paris in the Age of Revolution

Potofsky, Allan

36,80€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Allan Potofsky
2. Parisian Building at the End of the Ancien Régime: The Construction Trades, the Pre-Industrial Market, and the Guild Debate, 1750–1789
Allan Potofsky
3. The Revolution and Construction…

Usher, Robin - Protestant Dublin, 1660–1760, ebook

Protestant Dublin, 1660–1760

Usher, Robin

98,10€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Robin Usher
2. Court and City in Restoration Dublin
Robin Usher
3. Churches and Cathedrals
Robin Usher
4. Public Sculpture after 1700
Robin Usher
5. Architectures of Authority in the…

Pooley, Simon - Burning Table Mountain, ebook

Burning Table Mountain

Pooley, Simon

98,10€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Simon Pooley
Part I. Fire at the Cape from Prehistory to 1900
2. Fire at the Cape: From Prehistory to 1795
Simon Pooley
3. Fire at the Cape: British Colonial Rule, 1795–1900
Simon Pooley
Part…

Hatzaki, Myrto - Beauty and the Male Body in Byzantium, ebook

Beauty and the Male Body in Byzantium

Hatzaki, Myrto

104,25€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Myrto Hatzaki
2. The Byzantine Ideal of Beauty: Definitions and Perceptions
Myrto Hatzaki
3. Only Skin-Deep: Beauty and Ugliness between Good and Evil
Myrto Hatzaki
4. Beauty and Power and Beauty…

Painter, Borden W. - Mussolini’s Rome, ebook

Mussolini’s Rome

Painter, Borden W.

36,80€

Table of contents
1. Mussolini’s Obsession with Rome
Borden W. Painter
2. Celebration and Construction, 1932–1934
Borden W. Painter
3. Sports, Education, and the New Italians
Borden W. Painter
4. Architecture, Propaganda,…

Tokeley, Jonathan - Rescuing the Past, ebook

Rescuing the Past

Tokeley, Jonathan

21,30€

Jonathan Tokeley was contentiously convicted of 'smuggling' Egyptian antiquities in a landmark trial - one of a series which had devastating consequences for the antiquities market. The Cultural Heritage Crusade claims that 'Source Countries' have an…