Transnational Lives Biographies of Global Modernity, 1700-present

The transnationalism of ordinary lives threatens the stability of national identity and unsettles the framework of national histories and biography. This book takes mobility, not nation, as its frame, and captures a rich array of lives, from the elite to the subaltern, that have crossed national, ra...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Deacon, Desley (Editor), Russell, Penny (Editor), Woollacott, Angela (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Palgrave Macmillan UK 2010, 2010
Series:The Palgrave Macmillan Transnational History Series
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The transnationalism of ordinary lives threatens the stability of national identity and unsettles the framework of national histories and biography. This book takes mobility, not nation, as its frame, and captures a rich array of lives, from the elite to the subaltern, that have crossed national, racial and cartographic boundaries
Physical Description:XVI, 311 p online resource
ISBN:9780230277472