EUROPEAN MILITARY MUSEUMS: A SURVEY OF THEIR PHILOSOPHY, FACILITIES, PROGRAMS, AND MANAGEMENT. SMITHSONIAN PUBLICATION 4432.

By: Westrate, J. Lee.

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206 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover (medium blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine, gold emblem on front board) - no dust jacket. B&w photos. "...contains a wealth of information that may prove of interest to those concerned with the general problems of organizing and maintaining museums. Although the study was restricted to military museums, the findings and the conclusions presented will be found to have a wider applicability to museums in general...." Contents: Essential C haracteristics of European Military Museums - The Elements of Appraisal; Philosophy of the European Military Museum; Museum Buildings; Exhibition Techniques; Programs and Services; Management and Organization; Museum Finances. Significant Mi l i t a r y Museums and Weapons Collections - Imperial War Museum; National Maritime Museum; Tower Armouries; Royal United Service Museum; Musee Royal de l'Armee et d'Histoire Militaire; Leger en Wapenmuseum (Generaal Hoefer); Musee de la Marine ; Mu se e de l ' Armee; Tojhusmuseet; Haermuseet; Armemuseum; Statens Sjohistoriska Museum; Museum fur Deutsche Geschichte; Heeresgeschichtliches Museum; Museo del Ejercito; Museo Naval; Museu Militar; Significant Arms Collection. Epilogue. Appe nd ix: Sp ac e A llo ca tions in European Military Musuems. Tiny crease/scuff at top corner of approx. pages 138 to 158, light browning to edges of text block, light rubbing, light fading to color on spine at at top of rear board. Good+

Title: EUROPEAN MILITARY MUSEUMS: A SURVEY OF THEIR PHILOSOPHY, FACILITIES, PROGRAMS, AND MANAGEMENT. SMITHSONIAN PUBLICATION 4432.

Author Name: Westrate, J. Lee.

Categories: Military - General,

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1961.:

Seller ID: 23997

Keywords: Museums, Europe, Philosophy, Organization, Exhibition techniques, Imperial War Museum, National Maritime, Tower Armouries, Royal United Service, Musee Royal de l'Armee, Leger en Wapenmuseum, de la Marine, Tojhusmuseet, Museo del Ejercito, Arms colle,