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The Resource Travel writing, Carl Thompson

Travel writing, Carl Thompson

Label
Travel writing
Title
Travel writing
Statement of responsibility
Carl Thompson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces the genre, outlining competing definitions. Provides a broad historical survey from the medieval period to present day. Explores the autobiographical dimensions of the form. Looks at canonical and more marginal works, including writing by both men and women, and both colonial and postcolonial texts. Uses both British and American travelogues to consider the genre's role in shaping the history of nation
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thompson, Carl
Dewey number
820.9/491
Index
index present
LC call number
PR756.T72
LC item number
T48 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The new critical idiom
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Travelers' writings, American
  • Travelers' writings
  • Travel in literature
  • Travel writing
Label
Travel writing, Carl Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Defining the genre -- Travel writing throughout the ages : an overview -- Reporting the world -- Revealing the self -- Representing the other -- Questions of gender and sexuality
Control code
682903169
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 229 pages
Isbn
9780415444651
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010047180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)682903169
Label
Travel writing, Carl Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Defining the genre -- Travel writing throughout the ages : an overview -- Reporting the world -- Revealing the self -- Representing the other -- Questions of gender and sexuality
Control code
682903169
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 229 pages
Isbn
9780415444651
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010047180
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)682903169

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