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The Resource The world beyond the windshield : roads and landscapes in the United States and Europe, edited by Christof Mauch and Thomas Zeller ; foreword by David E. Nye

The world beyond the windshield : roads and landscapes in the United States and Europe, edited by Christof Mauch and Thomas Zeller ; foreword by David E. Nye

Label
The world beyond the windshield : roads and landscapes in the United States and Europe
Title
The world beyond the windshield
Title remainder
roads and landscapes in the United States and Europe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christof Mauch and Thomas Zeller ; foreword by David E. Nye
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Dewey number
713.094
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mauch, Christof
  • Zeller, Thomas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roadside improvement
  • Roadside improvement
  • Scenic byways
  • Scenic byways
Label
The world beyond the windshield : roads and landscapes in the United States and Europe, edited by Christof Mauch and Thomas Zeller ; foreword by David E. Nye
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-270) 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.
Contents
Driving cultures and the meaning of roads : some comparative examples / Rudy J. Koshar -- The rise and decline of the American parkway / Timothy Davis -- The scenic is political : creating natural and cultural landscapes along America's Blue Ridge Parkway / Anne Mitchell Whisnant -- "A feeling almost beyond description" : scenic roads in South Dakota's Custer state park, 1919-32 / Suzanne Julin -- "Neon, junk, and ruined landscape" : competing visions of America's roadsides and the highway beautification act of 1965 / Carl A. Zimring -- A rough modernization : landscapes and highways in twentieth-century Italy / Massimo Moraglio -- Building and rebuilding the landscape of the Autobahn, 1930-70 / Thomas Zeller -- Socialist highways? Appropriating the Autobahn in the German Democatic Republic / Axel Dossmann -- "'Beautified' is a vile phrase" : the politics and aesthetics of landscaping roads in pre- and postwar Britain / Peter Merriman -- Physical and social constructions of the Capital Beltway / Jeremy L. Korr
Control code
FIEb1540514x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 283 pages
Isbn
9780821417676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)156817250
Label
The world beyond the windshield : roads and landscapes in the United States and Europe, edited by Christof Mauch and Thomas Zeller ; foreword by David E. Nye
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-270) 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.
Contents
Driving cultures and the meaning of roads : some comparative examples / Rudy J. Koshar -- The rise and decline of the American parkway / Timothy Davis -- The scenic is political : creating natural and cultural landscapes along America's Blue Ridge Parkway / Anne Mitchell Whisnant -- "A feeling almost beyond description" : scenic roads in South Dakota's Custer state park, 1919-32 / Suzanne Julin -- "Neon, junk, and ruined landscape" : competing visions of America's roadsides and the highway beautification act of 1965 / Carl A. Zimring -- A rough modernization : landscapes and highways in twentieth-century Italy / Massimo Moraglio -- Building and rebuilding the landscape of the Autobahn, 1930-70 / Thomas Zeller -- Socialist highways? Appropriating the Autobahn in the German Democatic Republic / Axel Dossmann -- "'Beautified' is a vile phrase" : the politics and aesthetics of landscaping roads in pre- and postwar Britain / Peter Merriman -- Physical and social constructions of the Capital Beltway / Jeremy L. Korr
Control code
FIEb1540514x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 283 pages
Isbn
9780821417676
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)156817250

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