The Resource The Royal Over-Seas League : from Empire into Commonwealth, a history of the first 100 years, Adele Smith

The Royal Over-Seas League : from Empire into Commonwealth, a history of the first 100 years, Adele Smith

Label
The Royal Over-Seas League : from Empire into Commonwealth, a history of the first 100 years
Title
The Royal Over-Seas League
Title remainder
from Empire into Commonwealth, a history of the first 100 years
Statement of responsibility
Adele Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1910, when Evelyn Wrench founded the Royal Over-Seas League, King George V was on the throne, the British Empire seemed invincible and for most people international travel was a new and exciting opportunity. One hundred years later, the world and Britain's place in it has been transformed almost beyond recognition. Yet the League has weathered all these changes and now enters its second century with a renewed sense of energy and purpose. How has the ROSL developed since 1910 and responded to the fundamental shift from Empire into Commonwealth? What are the enduring aims and values, shared b
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
327.41017124109044
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA18
LC item number
.S65 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The Royal Over-Seas League : from Empire into Commonwealth, a history of the first 100 years, Adele Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; List of Illustrations; Foreword by HM The Queen; Introduction by Stanley Martin, CVO (Chairman); I Evelyn Wrench and the Founding of the Royal Over-Seas League; II Development of the League; III The Royal Connection; IV Communications; V The Branches, Honorary Corresponding Secretaries and Reciprocal Clubs; VI Over-Seas House, London and Edinburgh, Architecture and History; VII ROSL ARTS; VIII The League Today; IX The Royal Over-Seas League and the Future by the Director-General; Appendices; Notes; Index
Control code
ocn650530871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 184 pages, [16] pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282750951
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35951825
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)650530871
  • pebcs0857716565

Library Locations

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