Catalogue


Transactions of the Royal Historical Society. Sixth series, VIII.
imprint
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
description
iv, 386 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0521650097, 9780521650090
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Book
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imprint
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
isbn
0521650097
9780521650090
contents note
Presidential address: Britain and the world in the eighteenth century: I, Reshaping the empire / P. J. Marshall -- The Hereford map: its author(s), two scenes and a border / Valerie I. J. Flint -- The meaning of Irish freedom. Constitutionalism in the free state / Charles Townshend -- The problem of pauper marriage in seventeenth-century England / Steve Hindle -- The Age of uncertainty: Britain in the early-nineteenth century / David Eastwood -- The Widow's mite and other strategies: funding the Catholic Reformation / Olwen Hufton -- One of Us? William Camden and the making of history / Patrick Collinson -- For reasoned faith or embattled creed? Religion for the people in early modern Europe / Euan Cameron -- Slavery and colonial identity in eighteenth-century Mauritius / Megan Vaughan -- Empire and national identities: The case of Scotland / John M. MacKenzie -- Christians, civilized and Spanish: Multiple identities in sixteenth-century Spain / M. J. Rodriguez-Salgado -- Russia, imperial and Soviet identities / dominic Lieven -- The British empire and Muslim identity in South Asia / Francis Robinson -- Am I myself? Identities in Zaire, then and now / Wyatt MacGaffey -- Identity, enlightenment and political dissent in late colonial Spanish America / Anthony McFarlane -- Conceptions of community in colonial southeast Asia / A. J. Stockwell -- Report of Council for 1997-1998.
catalogue key
7070827
 
Includes bibliographical references.
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Volume 8 of this 6th series of Transactions of the Royal Historical Society is based around the theme of identities and empire. It collects major articles from the best historical research undertaken by historians worldwide.
Description for Bookstore
The Royal Historical Society Transactions offers readers an annual collection of major articles based around a theme of interest in current historical research. Volume 8 contains essays by leading scholars focusing on the theme of 'empires and identities'.
Description for Library
The Royal Historical Society Transactions offers readers an annual collection of major articles representing some of the best historical research by some of the world's most distinguished historians. Volume 8 of the sixth series takes the theme 'identities and empires' as its main focus and includes the Presidential Address on 'Britain and the World in the Eighteenth Century: Reshaping the Empire' by Professor P. J. Marshall, 'Russia, Imperial and Soviet Identities' by Dominic Lieven, and 'Frontiers of the Mind: Conceptions of Community in Colonial Southeast Asia' by A. J. Stockwell.
Main Description
The Royal Historical Society Transactions offer readers an annual collection of major articles representing some of the best historical research by some of the world's most distinguished historians. Volume 8 of the sixth series takes the theme "identities and empires" as its main focus and includes the Presidential Address on "Britain and the World in the Eighteenth Century: Reshaping the Empire" by Professor P. J. Marshall, "Russia, Imperial and Soviet Identities" by Dominic Lieven, and "Frontiers of the Mind: Conceptions of Community in Colonial Southeast Asia" by A. J. Stockwell.
Main Description
The Transactions of the Royal Historical Society offers readers an annual collection of major articles representing some of the best historical research by some of the world's most distinguished historians. Also available as a journal, volume eight of the sixth series takes the theme 'identities and empires' as its main focus and includes the Presidential Address on 'Britain and the World in the Eighteenth Century: Reshaping the Empire' by Professor P. J. Marshall, 'Russia, Imperial and Soviet Identities' by Dominic Lieven, and 'Frontiers of the Mind: Conceptions of Community in Colonial Southeast Asia' by A. J. Stockwell.
Table of Contents
Royal Historical Society Staff
Presidential address: Britain and the world in the eighteenth century: reshaping the Empire
The Hereford map: its author(s), two scenes and a boarder Valerie
The meaning of Irish freedomonstitutionalism in the Free State
The problem of pauper marriage in seventeenth-century England Steve Hindle
The age of uncertainty: Britain in the early-nineteenth century
The widow's mite and other strategies: funding the Catholic Reformation
One of us? William Camden and the making of history Patrick Collinson
For reasoned faith or embattled creed? Religion for the people in Early Modern Europe Euan Cameron
Empires and identities Megan Vaughan
Empire and national identity: the case of Scotland
Christians, civilized and Spanish: multiple identities in sixteenth-century Spain
Russia, Imperial and Soviet identities
The British Empire and Muslim identity in South Asia Francis Robinson
Am I myself? Identities in Zaire, then and now
Identity, enlightenment and political dissent in Late Colonial Spanish America
Frontiers of the mind: conceptions of community in Colonial Southeast Asia
Report for Council of 1997-1998.
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