The Heritage Obsession

The Heritage Obsession

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Ben Cowell traces the rise of heritage consciousness over the last 300 years, from its origins in the writings of the seventeenth- and eighteenth-century antiquarians to the founding of the first heritage organizations in the nineteenth century and on to the present day.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 172 x 244 x 12mm | 458.13g
  • The History Press Ltd
  • Stroud, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0752440969
  • 9780752440965
  • 837,070

About Ben Cowell

Ben Cowell was awarded a starred first in history from the University of East Anglia and then received his PhD in history from the University of Nottingham. He has recently moved from a job as Head of Social and Economic Research at English Heritage to work for the Department of Culture, Media and Sport. He lives in Newport, Essex.
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