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A season of renewal : the Columbian Exposition and Victorian America

Author: Dennis B Downey
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study offers an analysis of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair (the Columbian Exposition), generally regarded as the preeminent civic pageant in Victorian America. The author uses the Exposition as a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Downey, Dennis B., 1952-
Season of renewal.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002
(OCoLC)606630652
Online version:
Downey, Dennis B., 1952-
Season of renewal.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002
(OCoLC)606906687
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis B Downey
ISBN: 0275971864 9780275971861
OCLC Number: 46683577
Description: xxi, 216 pages, [21] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Building the Altrurian City --
American Encounters --
Technics of Acceleration --
A Gentle Seriousness --
The Search for Equilibrium --
Indian Summer.
Responsibility: Dennis B. Downey.

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