Displaying the orient : architecture of Islam at Nineteenth-Century world's fairs

"Gathering architectural pieces from all over the world, the Paris Universal Exposition of 1867 introduced to fairgoers the notion of an imaginary journey, a new tourism en place. Through this and similar expositions, the world's cultures were imported to European and American cities as artifacts... Full description

Main Author: Celik, Zeynep
Format: Auction Catalogs
Language: English
Series: Comparative studies on Muslim societies; volume 12
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Call Number: NA957 CEL 1992
Copy 0000020773 Category : Open Collection SMD : Book