Souvenirs: narrating overseas violence in the late nineteenth century

Hill, Kate (2016) Souvenirs: narrating overseas violence in the late nineteenth century. In: Britain and the narration of travel in the nineteenth century: texts, images, objects. Ashgate, pp. 175-190. ISBN 9781472458353

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In the nineteenth century, travellers increasingly collected souvenirs. This chapter examines souvenirs collected from imperial battlefields, who collected them, and what happened to them after they came to Britain, to investigate aspects of the gendered nature of collecting.

Keywords:souvenirs, battlefields, collecting, Nineteenth Century
Subjects:V Historical and Philosophical studies > V990 Historical and Philosophical studies not elsewhere classified
Divisions:College of Arts > School of History & Heritage > School of History & Heritage (Heritage)
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Deposited On:07 Mar 2015 22:34

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