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  • But What Do You Actually Do?by Alistair Horne

    Orion 2011; US$ 31.99

    A sparkling memoir by one of our greatest historians. This wonderfully entertaining journey takes us from Alistair Horne's childhood as a wartime evacuee in America to his career as a highly successful historian and biographer, via a stint as a foreign correspondent for the Daily Telegraph. We travel with him from Germany to America, from Canada... more...

  • Memoirs of My Lifeby Edward Gibbon

    Penguin Books Ltd 2006; US$ 15.50

    Edward Gibbon was one of the world's greatest historians and a towering figure of his age. When he died in 1794 he left behind the unfinished drafts of his Memoirs, which were posthumously edited by his friend Lord Sheffield, and remain an astonishing portrait of a rich, full life. Recounting Gibbon's sickly childhood in London, his disappointment... more...

  • Handbuch der Urkundenlehre für Deutschland und Italien. Band 2. Abt. 1/2by De Gruyter

    De Gruyter 1958; US$ 293.00

    Handbuch Der Urkundenlehre F R Deutschland Und Italien. Band 2. Abt. 1/2 more...

  • Geschichtsschreibung als Kunstby Florian Neumann

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 182.00

    Das Werk des lateinisch schreibenden Jesuiten Famiano Strada (1572?1649) bietet zahlreiche Ansatzpunkte für Forschungen zur neulateinischen Philologie und zur Geschichte der Geschichtsschreibung. In der vorliegenden Arbeit stehen die Fragen im Vordergrund, wie nach Auffassung Stradas geschichtliche Ereignisse erforscht und wie sie sprachlich... more...

  • A Man of Contradictionsby Richard Ollard

    Faber & Faber 2013; US$ 23.32

    He proclaimed himself a genius and raged against the slightest criticism from fellow scholars; he was a Marxist who despised the 'Idiot People'; he could be generous and affectionate yet hurled insults at his friends; he inveighed against Puritanism but was himself in many ways a Puritan: A. L. Rowse was a man of many contradictions. In this clear-sighted... more...

  • Framing a Legendby M. Andrew Holowchak

    Prometheus Books 2013; US$ 12.99

    A penetrating critical perspective on the question of Thomas Jefferson's paternity that will make you rethink recent conventional wisdom. It is accepted by most scholars that Jefferson had a lengthy affair with his slave Sally Hemings and fathered at least one of her children, a conclusion based on a 1998 DNA study published in Nature and on... more...

  • History Under Debateby Lawrence J Mc Crank; Carlos Barros

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 57.95

    Examine new trends in the writing of new historyand what they mean to information science! History has been devalued, causing a lack of career prospects for historians, a decrease in vocations to the history profession, and historical discontinuity between generations. History Under Debate: International Reflection on the Discipline is a recap of... more...

  • Memory and Historyby Joan Tumblety

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95

    How does the historian approach memory and how do historians use different sources to analyze how history and memory interact and impact on each other? Memory and History explores the different aspects of the study of this field. Taking examples from Europe, Australia, the USA and Japan and treating periods beyond living memory as well as the... more...

  • 2009by Massimo Mastrogregori

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 349.00

    Die International Bibliography of Historical Sciences (IBOHS), die seit 1930 jährlich erscheint, verzeichnet die bedeutendsten Neuerscheinungen geschichtswissenschaftlicher Monographien und Zeitschriftenartikel weltweit?von der Vor- und Frühgeschichte bis zur jüngsten Vergangenheit einschließlich der historischen Hilfswissenschaften. ... more...

  • Letters of Noteby Shaun Usher

    Canongate Unbound 2013; US$ 22.46

    Letters of Note is a collection of over one hundred of the world's most entertaining, inspiring and unusual letters, based on the seismically popular website of the same name ? an online museum of correspondence visited by over 70 million people. From Virginia Woolf's heart-breaking suicide letter, to Queen Elizabeth II's recipe for drop scones sent... more...