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Author Stiegler, Bernd.

Title Traveling in place : a history of armchair travel / Bernd Stiegler ; translated from the German by Peter Filkins.

Publication Info. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2013.


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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    809.9332 STI    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    809.9332 STI    Available
Description 253 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Brief travel guide -- The journey around the room -- Pilgrimages -- The "Frauenzimmer" -- Expeditions in the near-at-hand -- Framed views -- The life of plants -- The life of objects -- The journey through a sea of images -- Dark chambers -- Interiors -- The flâneur -- Excursion and stopover: around the world in eighty days -- Peregrinations -- Travels with a room -- A cinematic baedeker -- The journey to la défense -- Journeys into the world as text -- The journey into oneself -- Crossing-crisscrossing -- Cinematic explorations -- Near distance -- The final journey.
Subject Travel in literature.
Rooms in literature.
European literature -- History and criticism.
Added Title Reisender Stillstand. English
ISBN 9780226774671 hardcover alkaline paper
0226774678 hardcover alkaline paper

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