Madrid

Madrid

by Graham J. Shields

Hardcover

$84.00

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781851092505
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/30/1996
Series: World Bibliographical Series
Pages: 292

Table of Contents

Introductionxv
Chronologyxxv
Useful Addressesxxix
Madrid and its People1
Geography5
Atlases and Maps7
Tourism10
Guidebooks11
General11
Children's20
Specific features21
Travellers' Accounts28
Archaeology and Prehistory31
History34
General34
Mediaeval39
Habsburgs41
Bourbons44
Second Republic and Civil War51
Post-Civil War57
Population58
Demography58
Minority groups60
Language63
Religion64
Society67
Social conditions67
Social problems73
Health and welfare77
Politics, Local Government and Administration81
Economy84
Finance88
Business and Trade90
Industry92
Transport and Communications95
Labour100
Statistics104
Environment and Urban Planning106
General106
Parks and gardens115
Flora and fauna117
Architecture118
Education122
Science and Technology127
Literature130
The Arts143
General143
Painting145
Museums and art galleries149
Palaces and treasures155
Decorative arts157
Music and dance159
Theatre161
Cinema168
Customs and Folklore170
Food and Drink174
Sport and Recreation177
Libraries and Archives180
Mass Media183
The book trade183
The press185
Broadcasting187
Newspapers, Magazines and Periodicals188
Newspapers188
Magazines190
Listings magazines193
Other periodicals194
Encyclopaedias, Directories and Biographical Dictionaries197
Encyclopaedias197
Directories198
Biographical dictionaries198
Bibliographies200
General200
Subject203
Library catalogues206
Theses208
Index of Authors209
Index of Titles217
Index of Subjects233
Map of the Madrid Metro251
Map of Madrid City Centre252

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