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Whispering city : modern Rome and its histories, R.J.B. Bosworth

Label
Whispering city : modern Rome and its histories
Title
Whispering city
Title remainder
modern Rome and its histories
Statement of responsibility
R.J.B. Bosworth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In "Civilization and Its Discontents", Sigmund Freud claimed that Rome must be comprehended as 'not a human dwelling place but a mental entity', in which the palaces of the Caesars still stand alongside modern apartment buildings in layers of brick, mortar, and memory. This book accepts Freud.s challenge
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bosworth, R. J. B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DG809
LC item number
.B67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Memory
  • Historic sites
  • Historic buildings
  • Architecture
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rom
  • Rome
Label
Whispering city : modern Rome and its histories, R.J.B. Bosworth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [302]-340) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Italian Rome : rational and humanist
  • 6.
  • Italian Rome : national and imperialist
  • 7.
  • Rome, its histories and Fascist totalitarianism
  • 8.
  • The Rome of Mussolini and his history wars
  • 9.
  • A second Restoration? The Catholic and imperial Rome of Pius XII
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Olympic Rome : sport, blood and histories
  • 11.
  • Eternity globalised
  • Rome and the Romes across time
  • 2.
  • Rome, revolution and history
  • 3.
  • A Holy City : its past and future restored?
  • 4.
  • Roman revolution, national revolution
Control code
658809355
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 358 p.
Isbn
9780300114713
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010033495
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)658809355
Label
Whispering city : modern Rome and its histories, R.J.B. Bosworth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [302]-340) and index
Contents
  • 5.
  • Italian Rome : rational and humanist
  • 6.
  • Italian Rome : national and imperialist
  • 7.
  • Rome, its histories and Fascist totalitarianism
  • 8.
  • The Rome of Mussolini and his history wars
  • 9.
  • A second Restoration? The Catholic and imperial Rome of Pius XII
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Olympic Rome : sport, blood and histories
  • 11.
  • Eternity globalised
  • Rome and the Romes across time
  • 2.
  • Rome, revolution and history
  • 3.
  • A Holy City : its past and future restored?
  • 4.
  • Roman revolution, national revolution
Control code
658809355
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 358 p.
Isbn
9780300114713
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010033495
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)658809355

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