History of England From the Fall of Wolsey to the Death of Elizabeth, Volume 8 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

History of England From the Fall of Wolsey to the Death of Elizabeth, Volume 8 (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by James Anthony Froude
     
 

Viewing history as a grand drama, Froude emphasized great personalities and disdained the scientific approach in his historical writing. This epic, twelve-volume narrative presents a vivid portrait of a tumultuous era. Volume eight begins with a discussion of the Irish—their attitudes toward the English, and vice-versa—and it ends with a discussion of… See more details below

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Viewing history as a grand drama, Froude emphasized great personalities and disdained the scientific approach in his historical writing. This epic, twelve-volume narrative presents a vivid portrait of a tumultuous era. Volume eight begins with a discussion of the Irish—their attitudes toward the English, and vice-versa—and it ends with a discussion of seaborne trade, including slavery.


Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411453609
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
08/16/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
524
File size:
1 MB

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