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The Resource The King incorporated : Leopold II in the age of trusts

The King incorporated : Leopold II in the age of trusts

Label
The King incorporated : Leopold II in the age of trusts
Title
The King incorporated
Title remainder
Leopold II in the age of trusts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Leopold 2d and his use of economic power to extend his royal authority
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ascherson, Neal
Dewey number
923.1493
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
DH671
LC item number
.A8 1964
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Léopold
  • Belgium
Label
The King incorporated : Leopold II in the age of trusts
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-304)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Belgium in 1865 -- The father and the son -- First steps in diplomacy: Leopold's marriage -- Foreign journeys: the germ of imperialism -- The attack of little Belgium -- The new king and the parties -- Neutrality through strength -- War and pacifism -- The African plan -- The Brussels conference of 1876 and the founding of the international African association -- Leopold and Stanley: the Congo -- Leopold deceives: Stanley pioneers -- The Portuguese threat -- The Congo and the Berlin act of 1885 -- Belgium: the great liberals and the school war -- The Congolese crown and the search for money -- Reform and referendum -- Exploration and ivory -- Nile intrigue and Arab war -- Leopold and the anti-slavery conference of 1889 -- The testament and the Browne de Tiege swindle -- Monopoly and the rubber system -- The daughters: Louise -- The daughters: Stephanie and Clementine -- Defeat on the Nile -- Leopold in China: the Belgian expansion -- The Congo scandal: the attack opens -- The casement report -- Parliament demands the Congo -- The last battle: the dynast and his fondation -- The old king and the defence of Belgium -- Leopold: his mistress and his death -- Sowing salt in the furrows
Control code
ocm00405540
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed. in the U.S.A..
Extent
310 pages
Lccn
64013100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)00405540
Label
The King incorporated : Leopold II in the age of trusts
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-304)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Belgium in 1865 -- The father and the son -- First steps in diplomacy: Leopold's marriage -- Foreign journeys: the germ of imperialism -- The attack of little Belgium -- The new king and the parties -- Neutrality through strength -- War and pacifism -- The African plan -- The Brussels conference of 1876 and the founding of the international African association -- Leopold and Stanley: the Congo -- Leopold deceives: Stanley pioneers -- The Portuguese threat -- The Congo and the Berlin act of 1885 -- Belgium: the great liberals and the school war -- The Congolese crown and the search for money -- Reform and referendum -- Exploration and ivory -- Nile intrigue and Arab war -- Leopold and the anti-slavery conference of 1889 -- The testament and the Browne de Tiege swindle -- Monopoly and the rubber system -- The daughters: Louise -- The daughters: Stephanie and Clementine -- Defeat on the Nile -- Leopold in China: the Belgian expansion -- The Congo scandal: the attack opens -- The casement report -- Parliament demands the Congo -- The last battle: the dynast and his fondation -- The old king and the defence of Belgium -- Leopold: his mistress and his death -- Sowing salt in the furrows
Control code
ocm00405540
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed. in the U.S.A..
Extent
310 pages
Lccn
64013100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)00405540

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