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The Resource Macaulay and son : architects of imperial Britain, Catherine Hall

Macaulay and son : architects of imperial Britain, Catherine Hall

Label
Macaulay and son : architects of imperial Britain
Title
Macaulay and son
Title remainder
architects of imperial Britain
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Hall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thomas Babington Macaulay's "History of England" was a phenomenal Victorian best-seller defining a nation's sense of self, its triumphant rise to a powerfully homogenous nation built on a global empire and its claim to be the modern nation, marking the route to civilization for all others. In this book Catherine Hall explores the emotional, intellectual, and political roots of Zachary Macaulay, the leading abolitionist, and his son Thomas' visions of race, nation, and empire. The contrasting moments of evangelical humanitarianism and liberal imperialism are read through the writings and careers of the two men--
Assigning source
Provided by Publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hall, Catherine
Dewey number
907.202
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay
  • Macaulay, Zachary
  • Historians
  • Statesmen
  • Authors, English
  • Abolitionists
Label
Macaulay and son : architects of imperial Britain, Catherine Hall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [374]-380) 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.
Control code
FIEb17449339
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 389 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300160239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Uk)016098502
  • (StEdALDL)1/2821233
  • (OCoLC)785864707
Label
Macaulay and son : architects of imperial Britain, Catherine Hall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [374]-380) 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.
Control code
FIEb17449339
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxviii, 389 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300160239
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Uk)016098502
  • (StEdALDL)1/2821233
  • (OCoLC)785864707

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