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書名 Bad colonists : the South Seas letters of Vernon Lee Walker and Louis Becke / Nicholas Thomas and Richard Eves
出版項 Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 1999
國際標準書號 0822322579 (hbk.)
0822322226 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 民族所圖書館  DU18 B33 1999    在架上    30520020636461
說明 xxii, 163 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
附註 Letters of Vernon Lee Walker and Louis Becke, almost all of which were written to their respective mothers, with commentary
Includes bibliographical references (p. [155]-159) and index
Introduction : letter-writing and colonial selfhood -- An awfully bad hand at letter writing : Vernon Lee Walker and colonial history -- The letters of Vernon Lee Walker, 1878-1887 -- Self-fashioning and savagery : Louis Becke's Pacific letters -- The letters of Louis Becke, 1880-1882 -- The apotheosis of savagery : Louis Becke's Pacific tales -- Epilogue : figures in history
主題 Oceania -- History -- Sources
Walker, Vernon Lee -- Homes and haunts -- Oceania
Becke, Louis, 1855-1913 -- Homes and haunts -- Oceania
Alt Author Walker, Vernon Lee
Becke, Louis, 1855-1913
Thomas, Nicholas, 1960-
Eves, Richard
Alt Title South Seas letters of Vernon Lee Walker and Louis Becke
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