The Resource Archaeology, Narrative, and the Politics of the Past : The View from Southern Maryland, (electronic resource)

Archaeology, Narrative, and the Politics of the Past : The View from Southern Maryland, (electronic resource)

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Archaeology, Narrative, and the Politics of the Past : The View from Southern Maryland
Title
Archaeology, Narrative, and the Politics of the Past
Title remainder
The View from Southern Maryland
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this innovative work, Julia King moves nimbly among a variety of sources and disciplinary approaches-archaeological, historical, architectural, literary, and art-historical-to show how places take on, convey, and maintain meanings. Focusing on the beautiful Chesapeake Bay region of Maryland, King looks at the ways in which various groups, from patriots and politicians of the antebellum era to present-day archaeologists and preservationists, have transformed key landscapes into historical, indeed sacred, spaces. The sites King examines include the region's vanishing tob
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Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
  • 975.5/18
  • 975.518
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • F187
  • F187.C5K56 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Freading eBooks
Target audience
adult
Archaeology, Narrative, and the Politics of the Past : The View from Southern Maryland, (electronic resource)
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Archaeology, Narrative, and the Politics of the Past : The View from Southern Maryland, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; 1. The Bounds of History; 2. How the Past Became a Place; 3. The Transient Nature of All Things Sublunary; 4. Collecting Utopia; 5. The Past Is a Rural Landscape; 6. Commemorative Hauntings; 7. Beyond Storytelling; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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ocn843635864
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unknown
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Extent
1 online resource (290 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781572338883
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613809551
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) f843635864
  • (CaAE) f843635864

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