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The Resource The triumph of human empire : Verne, Morris, and Stevenson at the end of the world, Rosalind Williams

The triumph of human empire : Verne, Morris, and Stevenson at the end of the world, Rosalind Williams

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The triumph of human empire : Verne, Morris, and Stevenson at the end of the world
Title
The triumph of human empire
Title remainder
Verne, Morris, and Stevenson at the end of the world
Statement of responsibility
Rosalind Williams
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Dewey number
809.3/8766
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illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3435
LC item number
.W495 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The triumph of human empire : Verne, Morris, and Stevenson at the end of the world, Rosalind Williams
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-400) and index
Contents
Preface: An Event of Consciousness -- The Rise of Human Empire -- Part One: Jules Verne -- Life on the Loire -- The Empire of Paris -- Inventing the Geographic Romance -- The End of the World -- Part Two: William Morris -- Life on the Thames -- Pilgrimage to a Holy Land -- A River of Fire -- From Romance to Fantasy -- Part Three: Robert Louis Stevenson -- Romantic Engineering and Engineering Romance -- Two Voyages: Inland Waterways and High Seas -- Worlds of Wonder and Problematic Shores -- The Romance of Destiny -- Afterword: A Rolling Apocalypse
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
xi, 416 pages
Isbn
9780226899558
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2013006682
Other control number
40022749113
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
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(OCoLC)828626854

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