Table of contents for A shifting shore : locals, outsiders, and the transformation of a French fishing town, 1823-2000 / Alice Garner.

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List of Maps
Part I. The Colonizing Impulse: From Empty Land to Open Sea
1. Hideous Virginity, or Beautiful Maps on Annonay Paper
2. A Site of Contention: The Prés Salés of La Teste
3. To Suspend the Ocean
4. Océano Nox
Part II. Taming the Shore
5. An Emotional Tableau
6. Movement and Life: The BordeauxLa Teste Railway Line
7. The Pacific Conquests of Hygiene
8. Whistles and Pickets, or Dejecta of All Sorts
9. A Magnificent Panorama
10. Posing for Posterity
Epilogue: Other Occupations

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Arcachon (France) -- History -- 19th century.
Arcachon (France) -- History -- 20th century.
Arcachon (France) -- Economic conditions -- 19th century.
Arcachon (France) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.
Arcachon Basin (France).