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The Resource Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851, Geoffrey Cantor

Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851, Geoffrey Cantor

Label
Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851
Title
Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851
Statement of responsibility
Geoffrey Cantor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
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1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cantor, G. N.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Exhibition
  • Religion and science
Label
Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851, Geoffrey Cantor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [205]-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The religious landscape in 1851-- Fears and dangers. Religion under siege : the threat from-and to-foreigners ; Protestantism under siege : the threat from Catholicism ; Biblical prophecies : the Tower of Babel and Belshazzar's Feast -- Preparing for the exhibition. Organizing the Exhibition ; The prize essay competition ; Guides to London and the Exhibition ; The opening ceremony -- Religious organizations. Religious services and other facilities for visitors ; Publications directed at visitors ; Religious societies as exhibitors -- On display : the building, its contents, and English Protestantism. The Crystal Palace ; Its contents ; Protestantism on display -- Things seen and unseen. Things seen : "the Earth is the Lord's" ; Things unseen : "love not the world" -- Catholic, secular, and Jewish perceptions. Roman Catholic reactions ; The secular temple ; Jewish responses -- Paradise regained. Compensating for Babel ; The unity of nations, progress, and the millennium ; Internationalism and pacifism ; The 1851 Peace Congress -- The Exhibition : close and retrospect. The closing ceremonies ; Religious diversity
Control code
663438581
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 226 pages
Isbn
9780199596676
Lccn
2011281842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)663438581
Label
Religion and the Great Exhibition of 1851, Geoffrey Cantor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [205]-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. The religious landscape in 1851-- Fears and dangers. Religion under siege : the threat from-and to-foreigners ; Protestantism under siege : the threat from Catholicism ; Biblical prophecies : the Tower of Babel and Belshazzar's Feast -- Preparing for the exhibition. Organizing the Exhibition ; The prize essay competition ; Guides to London and the Exhibition ; The opening ceremony -- Religious organizations. Religious services and other facilities for visitors ; Publications directed at visitors ; Religious societies as exhibitors -- On display : the building, its contents, and English Protestantism. The Crystal Palace ; Its contents ; Protestantism on display -- Things seen and unseen. Things seen : "the Earth is the Lord's" ; Things unseen : "love not the world" -- Catholic, secular, and Jewish perceptions. Roman Catholic reactions ; The secular temple ; Jewish responses -- Paradise regained. Compensating for Babel ; The unity of nations, progress, and the millennium ; Internationalism and pacifism ; The 1851 Peace Congress -- The Exhibition : close and retrospect. The closing ceremonies ; Religious diversity
Control code
663438581
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 226 pages
Isbn
9780199596676
Lccn
2011281842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)663438581

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