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The Resource The courtesan and the gigolo : the murders in the Rue Montaigne and the dark side of empire in nineteenth-century Paris, Aaron Freundschuh

The courtesan and the gigolo : the murders in the Rue Montaigne and the dark side of empire in nineteenth-century Paris, Aaron Freundschuh

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The courtesan and the gigolo : the murders in the Rue Montaigne and the dark side of empire in nineteenth-century Paris
Title
The courtesan and the gigolo
Title remainder
the murders in the Rue Montaigne and the dark side of empire in nineteenth-century Paris
Statement of responsibility
Aaron Freundschuh
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CSt/DLC
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Freundschuh, Aaron
Dewey number
364.152/30944361
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Pranzini, Henri
  • Regnault, Marie
  • Murder
  • Murder
  • Trials (Murder)
  • Xenophobia
  • France
Label
The courtesan and the gigolo : the murders in the Rue Montaigne and the dark side of empire in nineteenth-century Paris, Aaron Freundschuh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From Widows' Allée to Avenue Montaigne : elite cosmopolitanism and gentrification in western Paris -- The crime scene : gathering the evidence and searching for a motive -- A reporter's ambition : George Grison and the rise of investigative crime reporting in Paris -- The courtesan's objects : sexual danger and the high life of the demimonde -- Colonial picaresque : the trans-Mediterranean investigation of a colonial migrant -- Criminal detection as colonial war by other means : investigative claims on the Latin-American "rastaquouère" -- The trial of a gigolo : intimacy, foreignness, and the Boulangist crisis -- The skin affair : punishment and the colonial body -- Conclusion : on imperial insecurity
Control code
BK0018847583
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
258 p.
Isbn
9781503600157
Lccn
2016016070
Other physical details
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Label
The courtesan and the gigolo : the murders in the Rue Montaigne and the dark side of empire in nineteenth-century Paris, Aaron Freundschuh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
From Widows' Allée to Avenue Montaigne : elite cosmopolitanism and gentrification in western Paris -- The crime scene : gathering the evidence and searching for a motive -- A reporter's ambition : George Grison and the rise of investigative crime reporting in Paris -- The courtesan's objects : sexual danger and the high life of the demimonde -- Colonial picaresque : the trans-Mediterranean investigation of a colonial migrant -- Criminal detection as colonial war by other means : investigative claims on the Latin-American "rastaquouère" -- The trial of a gigolo : intimacy, foreignness, and the Boulangist crisis -- The skin affair : punishment and the colonial body -- Conclusion : on imperial insecurity
Control code
BK0018847583
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
258 p.
Isbn
9781503600157
Lccn
2016016070
Other physical details
ill.

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