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“Imperial eyes: travel writing and transculturation” by Mary Louise Pratt

“This second edition of a highly acclaimed and interdisciplinary book which quickly established itself as a seminal text in its field investigates the way in which travel writing has constructed an image of the world beyond Europe for European readers. Focus on writing about South America and Africa in relation to the political and economic expansion of Europe.”

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Imperial eyes: travel writing and transculturation / Mary Louise Pratt. — 1st ed. — London [etc.]: Routledge, 1992. — 257 p. : ill. ; 24cm

ISBN-0 415 06095-X-

R. 72112