Orientations : an anthology of East European travel writing, ca. 1550-2000 / edited by Wendy Bracewell

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Subjects: Travelers' writings, East European
East Europeans--Travel--Europe--History
Europe--Description and travel
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2009
Series: East looks West v. 1
East looks West v. 1
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: xxi, 402 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Eastern European Travel Writing: A Guide to Orientation
I. Europe in All its Variety (16th-18th centuries)
Variations: Pilgrims, Emissaries, Scholars and Adventurers
II. Voyages of Discovery (Late 18th to Mid 19th Century)
Discoveries in Europe
Variations: Three Women
III. On the Tourst Trace (1850s-1930s)
Tourist and Travel Writer
The European Metropolis: Paris and the Rest
Exoticism and the Self
Why Keep Writing about Travel?
IV. Europe Divided (1945-1989)
Cold War Varitions
V. A. Single Europe? (Since 1989)
Notes on Further Reading
Copyright Acknowledgements
Additional Authors: Bracewell, Wendy
Notes: LCCN: 2009033598
ISBN: 9789639776104 (hardcover)
ISBN: 9639776106 (hardcover)
ISBN: 9789639776098 (East Looks West)
ISBN: 9639776092 (East Looks West)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 326670113
ISBN/ISSN: 9789639776104