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Lectures on Modern History

By: John Acton

Economic Theory Literature

Excerpt: Inaugural Lecture on the Study of History. [Delivered at Cambridge, June 1895 ] Fellow students?I look back today to a time before the middle of the century, when I was reading at Edinburgh and fervently wishing to come to this University. At three colleges I applied for admission, and, as things then were, I was refused by all. Here, from the first, I vainly fixed my hopes, and here, in a happier hour, after five-and-forty years, they are at last fulfilled. I d...

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Slovenské Memorandum Roku 1861 : Na 50-Ronú Vzpomienku

By: Kultéty, Jozef, 1853-1948; Memorandum Slovenského Národa
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Great Books as Life-Teachers : Studies of Character, Real and Ideal

By: Hillis, Newell Dwight, 1858-1929

The new times, and the poets and essayists as prophets of a new era.- John Ruskin's Seven lamps of architecture as interpreters of the seven laws of life ...- George Eliot's Tito, in Romola ...- Hawthorne's Scarlet letter and the retributive workings of conscience ...- Victor Hugo's Les miserables.- Tennyson's Idylls of the king.- The tragedy of the ten-talent men; a study of Browning's Saul.- The memoirs of Henry Drummond, and the dawn of an era of friendship between sc...

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Frontiers, A Study in Political Geography

By: Fawcett, C. B. (Charles Bungay), 1883-1952
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Acton Collection : Class 48; Political Philosophy, Social Philosop...

By: Cambridge University Library; Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, Baron, 1834-1902
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Memories of a Turkish Statesman, 1913-1919

By: Ahmed Djemal, Pasha, 1875
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The Age of Pericles : A History of the Politics and Arts of Greece...

By: Lloyd, William Watkiss, 1813-1893
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Finance and Politics; An Historical Study, 1783-1885 : Vol. 1

By: Buxton, Sydney Charles Buxton, 1st Earl, 1853-1934
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Christianity and Nationalism in the Later Roman Empire

By: Woodward, E. L. (Ernest Llewellyn), Sir 1890

The growth of the Christian empire.--Heresy and nationalism in Africa.--Heresy and nationalism in Egypt and Syria.--Attempt at central control: Justinian and Theodora.--Heresy and nationalism in the West: the barbarians.--Conclusions; 26

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Nationalism

By: Gooch, G. P. (George Peabody), 1873-1968
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A Political History of Japan during the Meiji Era, 1868-1912

By: Mclaren, Walter Wallace, 1877

Japan -- History ; Japan -- Politics and government

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Political Philosophy

By: Brougham and Vaux, Henry Peter Brougham, Baron, 1778-1868

Political science ; Democracy ; Monarchy

Vol. 1. Principles of government; Monarchical government; Eastern monarchies; European monarchies. Vol. 2. Of Aristocracy; Aristocratic governments. Vol. 3. Of democracy; Mixed monarchy

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Political History of Secession : To the Beginning of the American ...

By: Howe, Daniel Wait, 1839-1920

United States -- History 1783-1865 ; United States -- Politics and government 1783-1865 ; Secession -- Southern States ; Slavery -- United States

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The New Russia

By: Decle, Lionel, 1859-1907
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Our Revolution: Essays on Working-Class and International Revoluti...

By: Trotsky, Leon, 1879-1940

Russia -- Social conditions

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Puritanism and Liberty, 1603-1660 : Compiled by Kenneth Bell

By: Bell, Kenneth Norman, 1884-1951

Subject: Great Britain -- History Victoria, 1837-1901

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My Mission to Russia and Other Diplomatic Memories : Volume 1

By: Buchanan, George, Sir 1854-1924

Europe -- Politics and government 1871-1918 ; Bulgaria -- History

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The Basis of Durable Peace

By: Butler, Nicholas Murray, 1862-1947

Foreword: with a discussion of the psychology of the present war / G.W. Hall -- Introduction: The war problem and its proposed solutions / G.H. Blakeslee -- Preparedness: America's need for preparedness in policy / Norman Angell [pseud.]. The defense of the republic and the maintenance of our national obligations / G.H. Putnam. The naval lessons to the United States in the present war / I.N. Hollis. The functions of the Naval consulting board of the United States / A.G. ...

World War, 1914-1918

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English Political Theory

By: Brown, Ivor John Carnegie, 1891

Bibliography: p. 171-174

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British Historical and Political Orations from the 12Th to the 20T...

Bibliogr 43

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