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Author Vahdat, Vahid, author.

Title Occidentalist perceptions of European architecture in nineteenth-century Persian travel diaries : travels in farangi space / Vahid Vahdat.

Publication Info. New York : Routledge, 2017.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Internet  WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK TAYLOR&FRANCIS    Downloadable
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Description 1 online resource
Note Based on the author's thesis (doctoral--Texas A & M University, 2014) under the title: Imagining the modern : an Occidentalist perception and representation of farangi architecture and urbanism in 19th-Century Persian travel diaries.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The first brick -- Modernity in a suitcase -- When worlds collide -- Imagining the modern -- Tajaddod as a discourse -- Appendix A: Abolhasan's itinerary -- Appendix B: Mirza Sale's itinerary -- Appendix C: Rezaqoli's itinerary -- Appendix D: Farrokh-Khan's itinerary.
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 6, 2017).
Subject Space (Architecture) -- Europe -- Foreign public opinion, Iranian.
Europe -- Civilization -- 19th century.
East and West.
Travelers' writings, Persian -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
Iranians -- Travel -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.
Iranians -- Diaries.
Iran -- Intellectual life -- 19th century.
ARCHITECTURE -- Adaptive Reuse & Renovation.
ARCHITECTURE -- Buildings -- Landmarks & Monuments.
ARCHITECTURE -- Professional Practice.
ARCHITECTURE -- Reference.
Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
East and West. (OCoLC)fst00901090
Intellectual life. (OCoLC)fst00975769
Iranians. (OCoLC)fst00978818
Travelers' writings, Persian. (OCoLC)fst01155760
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Iran. (OCoLC)fst01204889
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Diaries. (OCoLC)fst01423794
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 9781472473950 (electronic book)
1472473957 (electronic book)
9781315547510 (ebook)
1315547511 (ebook)
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