Architecture and Tourism in Italian Colonial Libya: An Ambivalent Modern

by Brian L. McLaren
$65.00

Publisher: DARF PUBLISHERS

Publication Date: March 29, 2018

ISBN: 9781850773344

Binding: Paperback

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To be a tourist in Libya during the period of Italian colonization was to experience a complex negotiation of cultures. Architecture and Tourism in Italian Colonial Libya shows how Italian authorities used the contradictory forces of tradition and modernity to both legitimize their colonial enterprise and construct a vital tourist industry.