London 1900: The Imperial Metropolis / Edition 1

London 1900: The Imperial Metropolis / Edition 1

by Jonathan Schneer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0300089031

ISBN-13: 9780300089035

Pub. Date: 02/28/2001

Publisher: Yale University Press

In 1900 London was the capital of an empire that spanned the globe. This engrossing book is the first to examine the powerful city and its relationship with the British empire at the turn of the century.

Overview

In 1900 London was the capital of an empire that spanned the globe. This engrossing book is the first to examine the powerful city and its relationship with the British empire at the turn of the century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300089035
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.75(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations
ix
Introduction
London in 1900
3(14)
PART I. IMPERIAL LONDON
The Face of Imperial London
17(20)
The Nexus of Empire
37(27)
The City
64(29)
Popular Culture in the Imperial Metropolis
93(26)
PART II. ALTERNATIVE IMPERIAL LONDONS
Limning Female Gender Boundaries
119(43)
London's Radical and Celtic Fringe
162(22)
Dadabhai Naoroji and the Search for Respect
184(19)
Roots of the Pan-African Conference
203(26)
Conclusion
The Khaki Election of 1900
229(36)
Notes 265(42)
Bibliography 307(16)
Acknowledgments 323(2)
Index 325

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