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Action on history

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A book for those seeking to understand the complexities of writing about history ; the Reflective..... The History of Freedom ( never wrote ).... History and Morality.... History and the American Revolution( Heart over Head ! ) ... History and the Courage of One's Convictions ... History and Romanticism . Book Contents : Note on Method... Introduction : . 1 A sketch of Acton's Life. 2 The Historical Background ....With Seven Chapters : ( 1 ) Early Acton....... ( 2 ) The Internal Vision : Sympathy ....... ( 3 ) The External Vision : Morality.... ( 4 ) The Contemporary of History ..... ( 5 ) Progress in History ... ( 6 ) The Task of History ... ( 7 ) Comment . Appendix : Acton on the American Revolution . Notes. Bibliography. Index. Light-blue-gray cloth book with gilt lettering on spine ( 5 3/4 X 8 1/2 ) 184 pages. dust jacket. Authored by Baron Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg ( 1834 - 1902 ) English historian - opposer of the dogma of papal infallibility, leader of liberal Catholics in England , nd edited a review in paper in their interest, served in parliament for five years, professor of History at Cambridge.

Dust jacked damaged, yellowing of the pages and some foxing to the outside edge of the pages, internally in good condition.

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Author(s):
Lionel Kochan
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1st edition
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Andre Deutsch
Title:
Action on history

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A book for those seeking to understand the complexities of writing about history ; the Reflective..... The History of Freedom ( never wrote ).... History and Morality.... History and the American Revolution( Heart over Head ! ) ... History and the Courage of One's Convictions ... History and Romanticism . Book Contents : Note on Method... Introduction : . 1 A sketch of Acton's Life. 2 The Historical Background ....With Seven Chapters : ( 1 ) Early Acton....... ( 2 ) The Internal Vision : Sympathy ....... ( 3 ) The External Vision : Morality.... ( 4 ) The Contemporary of History ..... ( 5 ) Progress in History ... ( 6 ) The Task of History ... ( 7 ) Comment . Appendix : Acton on the American Revolution . Notes. Bibliography. Index. Light-blue-gray cloth book with gilt lettering on spine ( 5 3/4 X 8 1/2 ) 184 pages. dust jacket. Authored by Baron Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg ( 1834 - 1902 ) English historian - opposer of the dogma of papal infallibility, leader of liberal Catholics in England , nd edited a review in paper in their interest, served in parliament for five years, professor of History at Cambridge.

Dust jacked damaged, yellowing of the pages and some foxing to the outside edge of the pages, internally in good condition.

Author(s):
Lionel Kochan
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1st edition
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Andre Deutsch
Title:
Action on history

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