Catalogue


Transactions of the Royal Historical Society. Sixth series, IX.
imprint
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.
description
iv, 372 p. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0521772869, 9780521772860
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imprint
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.
isbn
0521772869
9780521772860
contents note
Presidential address: Britain and the world in the eighteenth century: II, Britons and Americans / P. J. Marshall -- Thatcherism: an historical perspective / E. H. H. Green -- General de Gaulle and his enemies: anti-Gaullism in France since 1940 / Julian Jackson -- The politics of English Bible translation in Georgian Britain / Neil W. Hitchin -- Narratives of triumph and rituals of submission: Charlemagne's mastering of Bavaria / Stuart Airlie -- The Middle Ages through modern eyes. A historical problem / Otto Gerhard Oexle -- Making mercantilism work: London merchants and Atlantic trade in the seventeenth century / Nuala Zahedich -- Oral history, memory and written tradition: an introduction / Patricia M. Thane -- Land, language and memory in Europe 700-1100 / Patrick J. Geary -- Remembering, forgetting and inventing: attitudes to the past in England at the end of the first Viking Age / Sarah Foot -- Gender and authority of oral witnesses in Europe (800-1300) / Elisabeth van Houts -- Memory and tradition in Sienese political life in the fifteenth century / Christine Shaw -- Remembering the past in early modern England: oral and written tradition / Adam Fox -- Custom and the social organization of writing in early modern England / Andy Wood -- Resisting French resistance / H. R. Kedward -- Anthropology, history and personal narratives, reflections on writing 'African voices, African lives' / Pat Caplan -- Making the most of memories: the empirical and subjective value of oral history / Alistair Thomson -- The 'Crusader' community at Antioch: the impact of interaction with Byzantium and Islam / T. S. Asbridge -- At the margin of community: Germans in Pre-Hussite Bohemia / Leonard E. Scales -- Report of Council for 1998-1999 -- Officers and Council 1999 -- Publications of the Royal Historical Society.
catalogue key
7070833
 
Includes bibliographical references.
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Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
This is an annual collection of articles representing historical research by distinguished historians. This volume takes the theme of oral history, memory and written tradition as its main focus.
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 9 contains essays by leading scholars focusing on the theme of 'oral history, memory and written tradition'.
Description for Library
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 nine of the sixth series takes the theme 'oral history, memory and written tradition' as its main focus and includes the Presidential Address on 'Britain and the World in the Eighteenth Century: Reshaping the Empire' by P. J. Marshall and 'Thatcherism: an historical perspective' by E. H. H. Green.
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 nine of the sixth series takes the theme "oral history, memory and written tradition" as its main focus and includes the Presidential Address on "Britain and the World in the Eighteenth Century: Reshaping the Empire" by P. J. Marshall and "Thatcherism: an historical perspective" by E. H. H. Green.
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 nine of the sixth series takes the theme 'oral history, memory and written tradition' as its main focus and includes the Presidential Address on 'Britain and the World in the Eighteenth Century: Reshaping the Empire' by P. J. Marshall, 'Thatcherism: an historical perspective' by E. H. H. Green and 'Making the most of memories: the empirical and subjective value of oral history' by Alistair Thompson.
Table of Contents
Presidential address: The peoples of Ireland, 1110-1400
Names, Boundaries and Regnal Solidarities
His special friend? The settlement of disputes and political power in the kingdom of the French (tenth to mid twelfth century)
The structures of politics in early Stuart England
Alexander Prize essay: Liberalism and the establishment of collective security in British foreign policy
The Prothero Lecture: Empire and opportunity in Britain, 1763-1783
Knighthood to Country Gentry, 1050-1400?
Thegns and knights in eleventh century England: who was then the gentleman?
Knights, esquires and the origins of social gradation in England
From Stenton to McFarlane: models of societies in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries
Miles in armis strenuus: the knight at war
Institutions and economic development in early modern central Europe
Report of Council for 1994-1995
Officers and Council 1995
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