The Rise of Heritage: Preserving the Past in France, Germany and England, 1789-1914

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Where does our fascination for 'heritage' originate? This groundbreaking comparative study of preservation in France, Germany and England looks beyond national borders to reveal how the idea of heritage emerged from intense competition and collaboration in a global context. Astrid Swenson follows the 'heritage-makers' from the French Revolution to the First World War, revealing the importance of global networks driving developments in each country. Drawing on documentary, literary and visual sources, the book connects high ...

The Rise of Heritage: Preserving the Past in France, Germany and England, 1789-1914 2015, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107595583

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The Rise of Heritage: Preserving the Past in France, Germany and England, 1789-1914 2013, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521117623

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