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The Resource The Defortification of the German City, 1689-1866, Yair Mintzker

The Defortification of the German City, 1689-1866, Yair Mintzker

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The Defortification of the German City, 1689-1866
Title
The Defortification of the German City, 1689-1866
Statement of responsibility
Yair Mintzker
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Throughout its long history, the German city was always a dynamic organism. It continuously changed in size and appearance, and its economic and political relationships with the outer world were often in flux. The defortification of the German city in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries was a significant moment in the city's history. It signaled a fundamental transformation of the urban environment on three interrelated levels: the level of the city's defense against military intervention from the outside; the level of public security and police within the city; and the symbolic level of the way both locals and foreigners imagined the urban community"--
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Mintzker, Yair
Dewey number
623.194309034
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Publications of the German Historical Institute
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City walls
  • City walls
  • Fortification
  • Fortification
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The Defortification of the German City, 1689-1866, Yair Mintzker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Beginnings, 1689-1789: 1. The city and its walls; 2. The French model and the German case, 1689-1789; Part II. A Perfect Storm, 1791-1815: 3. The great defortification surge, 1791-1815; 4. The road to Lunéville, 1791-1801; 5. Collapse, 1801-1815; Part III. After the Deluge, 1815-1866: 6. Restoration's boundaries: fortress, hometown, metropolis, 1815-1848; 7. A modern city, 1848-1866
Control code
FIEb17489507
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 285 pages
Isbn
9781107024038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)772528269
Label
The Defortification of the German City, 1689-1866, Yair Mintzker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I. Beginnings, 1689-1789: 1. The city and its walls; 2. The French model and the German case, 1689-1789; Part II. A Perfect Storm, 1791-1815: 3. The great defortification surge, 1791-1815; 4. The road to Lunéville, 1791-1801; 5. Collapse, 1801-1815; Part III. After the Deluge, 1815-1866: 6. Restoration's boundaries: fortress, hometown, metropolis, 1815-1848; 7. A modern city, 1848-1866
Control code
FIEb17489507
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 285 pages
Isbn
9781107024038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)772528269

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