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The Civil Wars

  • 480 Pages
  • 4.99 MB
  • English
Penguin Classics
ContributionsJohn Carter (Introduction, Translator)
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7355303M
ISBN 100140445099
ISBN 139780140445091

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Harvard professor and historian David Armitage's book is subtitled "A History in Ideas," and it is less an overview of the many civil wars that have wracked the world and more a philosophy and ideology of civil wars.

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Two Civil Wars is both an edition of an unusual Civil War–era double journal and a narrative about the two writers who composed its contents. The initial journal entries were written by thirteen-year-old Celeste Repp while a student at St.

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Civil War Book List By THE NEW YORK TIMES. Far more books have been written about the Civil War than about any other event in American history, and Lincoln’s stack of books towers over that of any other American figure.

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Napoleon’s defeat at Waterloo changed Europe and made Britain the dominant power. The reason this book stops at Waterloo and mentions nothing of the Civil War, or the World Wars, is. Booklist Starred Review. Webpage. Full Text Booklist Starred Review.

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As for the battle narrative itself, it concerns an early revolt of several tribes, quelled by Caesar and Labienus. A decade ago, when David Armitage began working on his new book, Civil Wars: A History in Ideas, published this week by Knopf, he had no idea how relevant the subject would days, it.

In Civil Wars, June Jordan's battleground is the intersection of private and public reality, which she explores through a blending of personal reflection and political analysis.

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From journal entries on the line between poetry and politics and a discussion of language and power in "White" versus "Black" English to First Amendment issues, children's rights, Black studies, American violence, and.

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The Civil War Books series honors the th anniversary of the War Between the States. Choose the illustrated history of epic battles, or a hallowed location. Find out more about Civil Wars by June Jordan at Simon & Schuster.

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Civil War to view the conflict from outside the national arena of the United States. Contributors position the American conflict squarely in the context of a wider transnational crisis across the Atlantic world, marked by a multitude of civil wars, European invasions and occupations, revolutionary.Civil Wars A History in Ideas David Armitage.

Alfred A. Knopf, New York,pages. Book Review published on: June 30, Gen. William T. Sherman once stated during the Civil War that “war is hell.”.