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Author Eade, John, 1946-

Title Placing London : from imperial capital to global city / John Eade
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2000


Description 1 online resource (viii, 198 pages) : illustrations
Contents Table of Illustrations; Acknowledgements PART I Chapter 1. Introduction; Chapter 2. Representing London during Empire: The Inter-War Guides; Chapter 3. Representing the Global City: Contemporary Tourist Guides PART II Chapter 4. The West End and Soho: ALien Settlements Amid Colonies of Pleasure and Power; Chapter 5. Local Representation of Difference in the West End's 'Foreign Quarter' PART III Chapter 6. The City of London: From Empire to Globe; Chapter 7. The City of London: Place and Placelessness PART IV Chapter 8. The East End: The Transformation of Place; Chapter 9. The East End: Guiding Tourists through a Foreign Land; Chapter 10. Representing Locality in the East End: People and Place in the Global City PART V Chapter 11. Conclusion Bibliography; Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-192) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
Social conditions
Economic history.
Sociaal-economische situatie.
SUBJECT London (England) -- Social conditions
London (England) -- Economic conditions
Subject England -- London.
London (Motiv)
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2001018456
ISBN 9781789203943