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Author Acree, William G., Jr.

Title Everyday reading : print culture and collective identity in the Río de la Plata, 1780-1910 / William Garrett Acree Jr.

Imprint Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    070.5 ACR    Available
Description xvi, 247 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Words, wars, and public celebrations : the emergence of Rioplatense print culture (1780-1830) -- Words, wars, and gauchos : lassoing print culture and cattle civilization (1830-1870) -- Sowers of alphabets (1870-1910) -- Lessons for a nation (1880-1910) -- Epilogue : spreading the word and image (1880-1910).
Subject Books and reading -- Social aspects -- Rio de la Plata Region (Argentina and Uruguay) -- History.
Publishers and publishing -- Social aspects -- Rio de la Plata Region (Argentina and Uruguay) -- History.
Book industries and trade -- Social aspects -- Rio de la Plata Region (Argentina and Uruguay) -- History.
Printing -- Social aspects -- Rio de la Plata Region (Argentina and Uruguay) -- History.
National characteristics, Argentine, in literature.
National characteristics, Uruguayan, in literature.
Rio de la Plata Region (Argentina and Uruguay) -- Intellectual life.
Added Title Print culture and collective identity in the Río de la Plata, 1780-1910
ISBN 9780826517890 (cloth edition : acid-free paper)
0826517897 (cloth edition : acid-free paper)

 
    
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