The Resource War at a distance : romanticism and the making of modern wartime, Mary A. Favret

War at a distance : romanticism and the making of modern wartime, Mary A. Favret

Label
War at a distance : romanticism and the making of modern wartime
Title
War at a distance
Title remainder
romanticism and the making of modern wartime
Statement of responsibility
Mary A. Favret
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
What does it mean to live during wartime away from the battle zone? What is it like for citizens to go about daily routines while their country sends soldiers to kill and be killed across the globe? Timely and thought-provoking, War at a Distance considers how those left on the home front register wars and wartime in their everyday lives, particularly when military conflict remains removed from immediate perception, available only through media forms. Looking back over two centuries, Mary Favret locates the origins of modern wartime in the Napoleonic era and describes how global mili
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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Favret, Mary A
Dewey number
  • 809.933581
  • 820.9358109034
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN56.W3
LC item number
F38 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • War and literature
  • War and society
  • Romanticism
Label
War at a distance : romanticism and the making of modern wartime, Mary A. Favret
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • War as All Wars
  • World Wars
  • Ch. 2.
  • Telling Time in War
  • Wartime
  • Modes of Temporality, Structures of Feeling
  • Post-Boy and the News
  • Meantime
  • Prophecy
  • Interlude.
  • Prelude: A Winter's Evening
  • Still Winter Falls
  • Pt. II.
  • Invasions
  • Ch. 3.
  • War in the Air
  • Live Air
  • Beyond Control
  • Early Weather Science: Grounding the Weather
  • Georgics of the Sky
  • Voices in the Air
  • Pt. I.
  • Ch. 4.
  • Everyday War
  • History of Suffering
  • No Peace
  • Diverting Away the Time
  • Broken Story
  • Interlude.
  • Brief History of the Meaning of War
  • Pt. III.
  • War in the World
  • Modern Wartime: Media and Affect
  • Ch. 5.
  • Viewing War at a Distance
  • War in Pictures
  • Worlding India
  • Historical Sublime
  • Rope-Bridge
  • Coda: Undone
  • Ch. 1.
  • Introduction: A Sense of War
  • War Mediated
  • Worlds Without and Within
  • Wartime Without Limits
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 262 p.
Isbn
9780691142760
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009010310
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2064548-01umb_inst
  • 2021719
  • (OCoLC)316099235
Label
War at a distance : romanticism and the making of modern wartime, Mary A. Favret
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • War as All Wars
  • World Wars
  • Ch. 2.
  • Telling Time in War
  • Wartime
  • Modes of Temporality, Structures of Feeling
  • Post-Boy and the News
  • Meantime
  • Prophecy
  • Interlude.
  • Prelude: A Winter's Evening
  • Still Winter Falls
  • Pt. II.
  • Invasions
  • Ch. 3.
  • War in the Air
  • Live Air
  • Beyond Control
  • Early Weather Science: Grounding the Weather
  • Georgics of the Sky
  • Voices in the Air
  • Pt. I.
  • Ch. 4.
  • Everyday War
  • History of Suffering
  • No Peace
  • Diverting Away the Time
  • Broken Story
  • Interlude.
  • Brief History of the Meaning of War
  • Pt. III.
  • War in the World
  • Modern Wartime: Media and Affect
  • Ch. 5.
  • Viewing War at a Distance
  • War in Pictures
  • Worlding India
  • Historical Sublime
  • Rope-Bridge
  • Coda: Undone
  • Ch. 1.
  • Introduction: A Sense of War
  • War Mediated
  • Worlds Without and Within
  • Wartime Without Limits
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 262 p.
Isbn
9780691142760
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009010310
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2064548-01umb_inst
  • 2021719
  • (OCoLC)316099235

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