skip to content
Penultimate adventures with Britannia : personalities, politics and culture in Britain Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Penultimate adventures with Britannia : personalities, politics and culture in Britain

Author: William Roger Louis; Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center.
Publisher: London ; New York : I.B. Tauris ; New York, N.Y. : In the United States and Canada, distributed by Palgrave Macmillan ; Austin, Tex. : Harry Ransom Center, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Includes contributions by a range of writers and academics on British cultural, intellectual, literary and political life, in its contact with other cultures and with international politics.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Roger Louis; Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center.
ISBN: 9781845116934 1845116933 9781845117115 1845117115
OCLC Number: 176926030
Notes: Fifth book in the series.
"British studies at the University of Texas, 1975-2007"--Page [325]-366.
Description: x, 366 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction / Wm. Roger Louis --
Lloyd George, the French, and the Germans / Kenneth O. Morgan --
Story of Frances Stevenson and David Lloyd George / Susan Pedersen --
Changing shape of historical interpretation / Keith Thomas --
Kipling in South Africa / Dan Jacobson --
Tolkien in the First World War / Martin Gilbert --
Age of Auden / Grey Gowrie --
Air control and the British Idea of Arabia / Priya Satia --
Arthur Marder and the battles for British Naval history / Barry Gough --
Cecil Beaton's Wartime Art / Martin Francis --
England and India, 1939-1945 / Indivar Kamtekar --
Reassessing Paul Scott / Hilary Spurting --
Myth of malicious partition / Geoffrey Wheatcroft --
Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard: a great Englishman nonetheless / John Davis --
No-Man's-Land: C. Wright Mills in England / John Summers --
"Decline" as a weapon in cultural politics / Guy Ortolano --
Glance back at fifty years in the British book trade / Graham Greene --
Controversial portraits of Feliks Topolski / Larry Carver --
All Souls and Suez / Wm. Roger Louis --
Britannia's Mau Mau / John Lonsdale --
Empire in the twenty-first-century English imagination / Stephen Howe --
Break-up of Britain? Scotland and the end of empire / T.M. Devine --
Placing American empire in a British imperial perspective / Dane Kennedy --
Accidental criminal / Felipe Fernández-Armesto --
British Studies at the University of Texas, 1975-2007.
Responsibility: edited by Wm. Roger Louis.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/176926030> # Penultimate adventures with Britannia : personalities, politics and culture in Britain
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "176926030" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York, N.Y.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Place/austin_tex> ; # Austin, Tex.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/941.082/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1907412> ; # Diplomatic relations
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> ; # Civilization
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/14786163> ; # William Roger Louis
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/127371353> ; # Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center.
    schema:datePublished "2008" ;
    schema:description "Introduction / Wm. Roger Louis -- Lloyd George, the French, and the Germans / Kenneth O. Morgan -- Story of Frances Stevenson and David Lloyd George / Susan Pedersen -- Changing shape of historical interpretation / Keith Thomas -- Kipling in South Africa / Dan Jacobson -- Tolkien in the First World War / Martin Gilbert -- Age of Auden / Grey Gowrie -- Air control and the British Idea of Arabia / Priya Satia -- Arthur Marder and the battles for British Naval history / Barry Gough -- Cecil Beaton's Wartime Art / Martin Francis -- England and India, 1939-1945 / Indivar Kamtekar -- Reassessing Paul Scott / Hilary Spurting -- Myth of malicious partition / Geoffrey Wheatcroft -- Edward Evan Evans-Pritchard: a great Englishman nonetheless / John Davis -- No-Man's-Land: C. Wright Mills in England / John Summers -- "Decline" as a weapon in cultural politics / Guy Ortolano -- Glance back at fifty years in the British book trade / Graham Greene -- Controversial portraits of Feliks Topolski / Larry Carver -- All Souls and Suez / Wm. Roger Louis -- Britannia's Mau Mau / John Lonsdale -- Empire in the twenty-first-century English imagination / Stephen Howe -- Break-up of Britain? Scotland and the end of empire / T.M. Devine -- Placing American empire in a British imperial perspective / Dane Kennedy -- Accidental criminal / Felipe Fernández-Armesto -- British Studies at the University of Texas, 1975-2007."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/115386691> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Penultimate adventures with Britannia : personalities, politics and culture in Britain"@en ;
    schema:productID "176926030" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/176926030#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_i_b_tauris_new_york_n_y_in_the_united_states_and_canada_distributed_by_palgrave_macmillan_austin_tex_harry_ransom_center_2008> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Agent/in_the_united_states_and_canada_distributed_by_palgrave_macmillan> ; # In the United States and Canada, distributed by Palgrave Macmillan
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Agent/harry_ransom_center> ; # Harry Ransom Center
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Agent/i_b_tauris> ; # I.B. Tauris
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781845116934> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781845117115> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/176926030> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Agent/harry_ransom_center> # Harry Ransom Center
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Harry Ransom Center" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Agent/in_the_united_states_and_canada_distributed_by_palgrave_macmillan> # In the United States and Canada, distributed by Palgrave Macmillan
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "In the United States and Canada, distributed by Palgrave Macmillan" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Place/new_york_n_y> # New York, N.Y.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York, N.Y." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1907412> # Diplomatic relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Diplomatic relations"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> # Civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Civilization"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/127371353> # Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14786163> # William Roger Louis
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:familyName "Louis" ;
    schema:givenName "William Roger" ;
    schema:name "William Roger Louis" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781845116934>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1845116933" ;
    schema:isbn "9781845116934" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781845117115>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1845117115" ;
    schema:isbn "9781845117115" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/176926030>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/176926030> ; # Penultimate adventures with Britannia : personalities, politics and culture in Britain
    schema:dateModified "2016-08-12" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/176926030#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_i_b_tauris_new_york_n_y_in_the_united_states_and_canada_distributed_by_palgrave_macmillan_austin_tex_harry_ransom_center_2008>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Place/austin_tex> ; # Austin, Tex.
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York, N.Y.
    schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Agent/harry_ransom_center> ; # Harry Ransom Center
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Agent/in_the_united_states_and_canada_distributed_by_palgrave_macmillan> ; # In the United States and Canada, distributed by Palgrave Macmillan
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/115386691#Agent/i_b_tauris> ; # I.B. Tauris
    schema:startDate "2008" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.