Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

The Culture of Power and the Power of Culture

Old Regime Europe 1660-1789

The Culture of Power and the Power of Culture( )
Author: Blanning, T. C. W.
ISBN:978-0-19-822745-8
Publication Date:Mar 2002
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $115.00
Book Description:

In this fascinating new account of Old Regime Europe, T.C.W. Blanning explores the cultural revolution which transformed eighteenth-century Europe. During this period the court culture exemplified by Louis XIV's Versailles was pushed from the centre to the margins by the emergence of a newkind of space - the public sphere. The author shows how many of the world's most important cultural institutions developed in this space: the periodical, the newspaper, the novel, the lending library,...
More Description



Featured Books

The British Are Coming
Atkinson, Rick
Hardback: $40.00
Permafrost
Reynolds, Alastair
Paperback: $14.99
All Quiet on the Western Front
Remarque, Erich Maria
Hardback: $12.95

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.