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The Resource Shakespeare's Restless World, Neil MacGregor ; the British Museum, BBC Radio 4

Shakespeare's Restless World, Neil MacGregor ; the British Museum, BBC Radio 4

Label
Shakespeare's Restless World
Title
Shakespeare's Restless World
Statement of responsibility
Neil MacGregor ; the British Museum, BBC Radio 4
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this brilliant work of historical reconstruction Neil MacGregor and his team at the British Museum, working together in a landmark collaboration with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the BBC, bring us twenty objects that capture the essence of Shakespeare's universe and the Tudor era of Elizabeth I
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacGregor, Neil
Dewey number
942.05/5
Index
index present
LC call number
DA360
LC item number
.M226 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • British Museum
  • Royal Shakespeare Company
  • BBC Radio 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Material culture
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Elizabeth
  • Excavations (Archaeology)
  • England
  • Great Britain
Label
Shakespeare's Restless World, Neil MacGregor ; the British Museum, BBC Radio 4
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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: Inside the Wooden O -- England goes global -- Communion and conscience -- Snacking through Shakespeare -- Life without Elizabeth -- Swordplay and swagger -- Europe : triumphs of the past -- Ireland : failures in the present -- City life, urban strife -- New science, old magic -- Toil and trouble -- Treason and plots -- Sex and the city -- From London to Marrakesh -- Disguise and deception -- The flag that failed -- A time of change, a change of time -- Plague and the playhouse -- London becomes Rome -- The theatres of cruelty -- Shakespeare goes global
Control code
1434513
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 320 pages
Isbn
9780670026340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1434513
  • (OCoLC)855647533
Label
Shakespeare's Restless World, Neil MacGregor ; the British Museum, BBC Radio 4
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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: Inside the Wooden O -- England goes global -- Communion and conscience -- Snacking through Shakespeare -- Life without Elizabeth -- Swordplay and swagger -- Europe : triumphs of the past -- Ireland : failures in the present -- City life, urban strife -- New science, old magic -- Toil and trouble -- Treason and plots -- Sex and the city -- From London to Marrakesh -- Disguise and deception -- The flag that failed -- A time of change, a change of time -- Plague and the playhouse -- London becomes Rome -- The theatres of cruelty -- Shakespeare goes global
Control code
1434513
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 320 pages
Isbn
9780670026340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1434513
  • (OCoLC)855647533

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