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The Resource Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, Volume 29, edited by Andrew Spicer

Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, Volume 29, edited by Andrew Spicer

Label
Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, Volume 29
Title
Transactions of the Royal Historical Society
Title number
Volume 29
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew Spicer
Contributor
Editor
Issuing body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume presents some of the best historical research by some of the world's most distinguished historians.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
905
Index
no index present
LC call number
D410
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Spicer, Andrew
  • Royal Historical Society (Great Britain)
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  • History
  • History
  • History
  • History: specific events & topics
  • Social & cultural history
  • European history
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain
Summary expansion
Transactions of the Royal Historical Society is an annual collection of major articles representing some of the best historical research by some of the world's most distinguished historians. Volume 29 of the sixth series includes the following articles: 'Musicalising History', 'The Politics of Time and State Identity in the German Democratic Republic', 'Politicising Chernobyl: Wales and Nuclear Power during the 1980s', 'Saladin's "Spin Doctors"', 'Proportionate Maiming: The Origins of Thomas Jefferson's Provision for Facial Disfigurement in Bill 64', 'Love, Care and the Illegitimate Child in Eighteenth-Century Scotland', 'The Self and Self-Help: Women Pursuing Autonomy in Post-war Britain', 'Colouring outside the Lines: Methods for a Global History of Eastern Eurasia 600-1350', 'Time and Distance: Reflections on Local and Global History from East Africa', and 'How Natural is Natural? Historical Perspectives on Wildlife and the Environment in Britain'
Target audience
specialized
Label
Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, Volume 29, edited by Andrew Spicer
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Presidential address: Material turns in British history: II. Corruption: Imperial power, princely politics and gifts gone rogue Margot C. Finn; 2. Colouring outside the lines: Methods for a global history of Eastern Eurasia 600-1350 Naomi Standen; 3. Saladin's 'Spin Doctors' Carole Hillenbrand; 4. Musicalising history Matthew S. Champion and Miranda Stanyon; 5. Love, care and the illegitimate child in eighteenth-century Scotland Katie Barclay; 6. Proportionate maiming: The origins of Thomas Jefferson's provision for facial disfigurement in Bill 64 Emily Cock; 7. Mary Williamson's letter, or, seeing women and sisters in the archives of Atlantic slavery Diana Paton; 8. Death and the modern Empire: The 1918-19 Influenza epidemic in India David Arnold; 9. The self and self-help: women pursuing autonomy in Post-war Britain Lynn Abrams; 10. The politics of time and state identity in the German Democratic Republic Marcus Colla; 11. Time and distance: Reflections on local and global history from East Africa Richard Reid; 12. Politicising Chernobyl: Wales and nuclear power during the 1980s Sen Aeron Martin and Mari Elin Wiliam; 13. How natural is natural? Historical perspectives on wildlife and the environment in Britain Tom Williamson
Control code
BDZ0042989763
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9781108490696
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Transactions of the Royal Historical Society, Volume 29, edited by Andrew Spicer
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Presidential address: Material turns in British history: II. Corruption: Imperial power, princely politics and gifts gone rogue Margot C. Finn; 2. Colouring outside the lines: Methods for a global history of Eastern Eurasia 600-1350 Naomi Standen; 3. Saladin's 'Spin Doctors' Carole Hillenbrand; 4. Musicalising history Matthew S. Champion and Miranda Stanyon; 5. Love, care and the illegitimate child in eighteenth-century Scotland Katie Barclay; 6. Proportionate maiming: The origins of Thomas Jefferson's provision for facial disfigurement in Bill 64 Emily Cock; 7. Mary Williamson's letter, or, seeing women and sisters in the archives of Atlantic slavery Diana Paton; 8. Death and the modern Empire: The 1918-19 Influenza epidemic in India David Arnold; 9. The self and self-help: women pursuing autonomy in Post-war Britain Lynn Abrams; 10. The politics of time and state identity in the German Democratic Republic Marcus Colla; 11. Time and distance: Reflections on local and global history from East Africa Richard Reid; 12. Politicising Chernobyl: Wales and nuclear power during the 1980s Sen Aeron Martin and Mari Elin Wiliam; 13. How natural is natural? Historical perspectives on wildlife and the environment in Britain Tom Williamson
Control code
BDZ0042989763
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
316 pages
Isbn
9781108490696
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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