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Place, Culture and Identity: Essays in Historical Geography in Honour of Alan R. H. Baker

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Alan R. H. Baker: Historical Geographer 1
Ch. 2 Reconciling Geographies, Representing Modernities 17
Ch. 3 The 'Total Environment' and Other Byways of Historical Geography 45
Ch. 4 From Montpellier to New England: John Locke on Wine 69
Ch. 5 A Sacred and Contested Place: English and French Representations of Palestine in the Seventeenth Century 91
Ch. 6 Les Espaces de la Bonne Chere a Paris a la Fin du XVIIIe Siecle 133
Ch. 7 The Natural History of the Opera House: Theatre, Audience and Socialization in Nineteenth-Century Italy (with Parisian Asides) 143
Ch. 8 Prostitutional Space in the Nineteenth-Century European City 181
Ch. 9 The Politics of Historical Geography: French Intellectuals and the Question of Alsace-Lorraine, 1914-1918 203
Ch. 10 Retour a la Terre: Peasantist Discourse in Rural France, c.1930-1950 235
Ch. 11 Colonial Connections: Capital Investment, Technology Transfer and the Building of Victoria Bridge, Montreal 1850-1860 255
Ch. 12 The Colonial Dream: Empire, Quebec and Colonial Discourse in the Nineteenth Century 289
Ch. 13 Warscapes, Landscapes, Inscapes: France, War, and Canadian National Identity 311
Afterword 335
App. 1 Alan R. H. Baker: publications 345
App. 2 Alan R. H. Baker: research students 359
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