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Anne D. Wallace

in Walking, Literature, and English Culture: The Origins and Uses of Peripatetic in the Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198183280
eISBN:
9780191674006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198183280.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This chapter discusses travelling and the transport revolution in the mid-18th century which affected walking in several ways. The alteration of the socio-economic content of walking is discussed in ... More


Globalization, Institution-building, and Commodity-export-led Growth, c.1870–1929

Luis Bértola and José Antonio Ocampo

in The Economic Development of Latin America since Independence

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199662135
eISBN:
9780191748950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662135.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History, International

Chapter 3 analyzes the character and timing of export-led growth in the last decades of the XIX and first three decades of the XX century. This process was determined by the revolution in ... More


From Local to Global—The Role of Geographical Isolation in Shaping Competition Law

Peter Kunzlik

in Law and Geography

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199260744
eISBN:
9780191698675
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199260744.003.0023
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Geographical isolation refers to the extent to which various boundaries that are concerned with politics, time, distance, and other such aspects isolate particular population centres from one ... More


The First Global Century up to 1913

Jeffrey G. Williamson

in Trade and Poverty: When the Third World Fell Behind

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262015158
eISBN:
9780262295727
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262015158.003.0018
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

This chapter describes the first global century between 1820 and 1913. It discusses the move towards pro-trade policies in Western Europe; the transport revolution over both water and land at the ... More


William Wordsworth and Modern Travel: Railways, Motorcars and the Lake District, 1830-1940

Saeko Yoshikawa

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621181
eISBN:
9781800341814
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621181.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

This book explores William Wordsworth’s pervasive influence on the tourist landscapes of the Lake District throughout the age of transport revolutions, popular tourism, and the Great 1914-18 War. It ... More


Introduction

Saeko Yoshikawa

in William Wordsworth and Modern Travel: Railways, Motorcars and the Lake District, 1830-1940

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781789621181
eISBN:
9781800341814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621181.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century Literature and Romanticism

After establishing the scope and critical context of the book, the Introduction gives a brief history of the A591 main road linking Kendal and Keswick. This ancient road was and is the central axis ... More


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