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Author Foliard, Daniel.
Title Dislocating the Orient : British maps and the making of the Middle East, 1854-1921 / Daniel Foliard.
Publication Info. Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.
Open Library Cover
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Description v, 336 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-325) and index.
Contents Introduction -- From Sebastopol to Suez (1854-1869) -- The mid-Victorian perspective: a fragmented East -- Labeling the East -- Maps for the masses? -- A shifting East in the age of high imperialism (1870-1895) -- Oriental designs -- Virtual travel in the age of high imperialism -- The fabric of the Middle East (1895-1921) -- Seeing red? -- Enter Middle East -- Falling into places -- General conclusion.
Subject Great Britain -- Relations -- Middle East.
Middle East -- Relations -- Great Britain.
Middle East -- Maps -- History -- 19th century.
Middle East -- Maps -- History -- 20th century.
Cartography -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Cartography -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Cartography -- Political aspects -- Great Britain.
Imperialism -- History -- 19th century.
Middle East -- Name.
Added Title British maps and the making of the Middle East, 1854-1921
ISBN 9780226451336 (cloth : alk. paper)
022645133X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226451473 (e-book)