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												The Character Factory; Baden-Powell's Boy Scouts And The Imperatives Of Empire by  Michael Rosenthal
	 - First Edition
			 - 1986
		 - from Austin's Antiquarian Books (SKU: 14719)

The Character Factory; Baden-Powell's Boy Scouts And The Imperatives Of Empire

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The Character Factory; Baden-Powell's Boy Scouts And The Imperatives Of Empire

by Rosenthal, Michael

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  • hardcover
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New York: Pantheon, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo; pp; x, (ii), 335, index; black and white photographs; gilt lettered cream linen and cream paper covered boards in a pictorial dust jacket; With an errata slip;. Interesting analysis of motivation and effect of the Scouting movement in the waning of the British Empire.

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bookseller
Austin's Antiquarian Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
14719
Title
The Character Factory; Baden-Powell's Boy Scouts And The Imperatives Of Empire
Author
Rosenthal, Michael
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Jacket condition
very good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Pantheon
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1986
Keywords
Boy Scouts; England; Imperialism; Empire;

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About Austin's Antiquarian Books

Austin's Antiquarian Books is a used, rare and out of print bookshop located on West Main Street in Wilmington, Vermont. At our shop we have a general stock of approximately 15,000 used, scarce and out-of-print books, with particular strength in American History, especially Theodore Roosevelt the West, Travel, Decorative Arts, Natural History, and Sporting. We also offer a selection of antique maps and prints, historical paper and ephemera.

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