2012, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Investing in the early modern built environment : Europeans, Asians, settlers and indigenous societies / edited by Carole Shammas.

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Investing in the early modern built environment : Europeans, Asians, settlers and indigenous societies / edited by Carole Shammas
 
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Physical Description
  • xxvi, 404 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour) ; 25 cm.
Published
  • Leiden Brill, 2012.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Investing in the early modern built environment : Europeans, Asians, settlers and indigenous societies /​ edited by Carole Shammas.
Other Authors
  • Shammas, Carole, (editor.)
Published
  • Leiden Brill, 2012.
Copyright
  • ©2012
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • xxvi, 404 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour) ; 25 cm.
Series
Subjects
Contents
  • 1. The early modern built environment globally : the state of the field /​ Carole Shammas
  • Pt. 1. Investing in a "permanent" built environment : Japan versus England
  • 2. Property in two fire regimes : from Edo to Tokyo /​ Jordan Sand
  • 3. The impact of fire and fire insurance on eighteenth-century English town buildings and their populations /​ Robin Pearson
  • 4. Permanence and impermanence in housing provision for the eighteenth-century rural poor in England /​ John Broad
  • Pt. 2. Investment abroad by the emissaries of European empires
  • 5. The architecture of the Spanish Philippines and the limits of empire /​ Kiyoko Yamaguchi
  • 6. A shaky welcome : seismic risk and mission building on the Pacific Coast 1700-1830 /​ Steven W. Hackel and Susan E. Hough
  • 7. Dwelling factors : Western merchants in Canton /​ Johnathan Farris
  • Pt. 3. Settler society investment
  • 8. "that fatall spott" : the rise and fall - and rise and fall again - of Port Royal, Jamaica /​ Matthew Mulcahy
  • 9. Rebuilding the city of kings : achitecture and civility in late-colonial Lima /​ Charles Walker
  • 10. The ambition for an all brick city : elites, builders and the growth of eighteenth-century Charleston, South Carolina /​ Emma Hart
  • Pt. 4. Settlers, indigenous societies and control of the built environment
  • 11. The built landscape and the conquest of Iroquoia, 1750-1820 /​ Chad Anderson
  • 12. The built environment of Polynesian and Micronesian stratified societies in the early contact period /​ Ross H. Cordy
  • 13. Naked possession : building and the politics of legitimate occupancy in early New South Wales, Australia /​ Grace Karskens.
Notes
  • Formerly CIP.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9789004231160 (hardback) :
  • 9004231161 (hardback) :
Dewey Number
  • 724.1
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