Citizen of the World: The Life of James Bryce (International Library of Historical Studies Series #38)

Citizen of the World: The Life of James Bryce (International Library of Historical Studies Series #38)

by John T. Seaman
     
 

Historian, politician, diplomat and traveler, mountaineer and man of letters: James Bryce (1838-1922) was a popular British ambassador to the United States and acclaimed author of The American Commonwealth who established himself as the foremost foreign observer of the United States since de Tocqueville. John Seaman joins history and biography to

Overview


Historian, politician, diplomat and traveler, mountaineer and man of letters: James Bryce (1838-1922) was a popular British ambassador to the United States and acclaimed author of The American Commonwealth who established himself as the foremost foreign observer of the United States since de Tocqueville. John Seaman joins history and biography to recount a life of heroic failure and stubborn triumph, and in so doing, sheds new light on 19th century British politics and public life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781845111267
Publisher:
I. B.Tauris & Company, Limited
Publication date:
07/08/2006
Series:
International Library of Historical Studies Series, #38
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.26(w) x 8.77(h) x 1.10(d)

Meet the Author


John Seaman was educated at Yale, Oxford, and Columbia, and is an independent scholar and writer living in New York.

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