Inventing the Cave Man: From Darwin to the Flintstones

Inventing the Cave Man: From Darwin to the Flintstones

by Andrew Horrall

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781526113849
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 06/26/2017
Series: Studies in Popular Culture MUP Series
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author



Andrew Horrall is Senior Archivist at Library and Archives Canada

Table of Contents



Introduction

1. Mass culture: the Victorian world picture

2. Darwin, Du Chaillu and Mr Gorilla: the lions of the season

3. The parents of Adam and Eve: missing links

4. Antediluvian pictorial fun: E.T. Reed and the prehistoric peeps

5. He of the auburn locks: George Robey, the Edwardian cave man

6. Cave dwellers of Flanders: the First World War

7. Modern Times: the Victorian cave man's long afterlife

Conclusion

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