A History of World's Fairs and Expositions, From London to Shanghai, 1851-2010Book - 2011
The great World's Fairs and Expositions staged around the world since the mid-nineteenth century were among the largest and most dramatic cultural events ever staged. In both beneficial and detrimental ways, they affected the lives of tens of millions of people. Fair World tells the story of these extraordinary exhibitions from the Victorian period to the present day.
Publisher: Winterbourne, Berkshire, UK : Papadakis, 2011.
Branch Call Number: 907.4 GREENHA
Characteristics: 282 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 32 cm.