Britain Ireland And The Italian Risorgimento

Pub Date : 2015-04-28 | Author : N. Carter | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137297723
ISBN 13 : 1137297727

This book offers a unique and fascinating examination of British and Irish responses to Italian independence and unification in the mid-nineteenth century. Chapters explore the int..

The Refugee Question In Mid Victorian Politics

Pub Date : 2008-10-30 | Author : Bernard Porter | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521088151
ISBN 13 : 9780521088152

The British have long boasted of their tradition of asylum for political refugees, but never with more justification than in the nineteenth century, when the legal toleration which..

Postwar

Pub Date : 2011-01-11 | Author : Tony Judt | Publisher : Random House

ISBN 10 : 9781446418024
ISBN 13 : 1446418022

Europe in 1945 was prostrate. Much of the continent was devastated by war, mass slaughter, bombing and chaos. Large areas of Eastern Europe were falling under Soviet control, excha..

Imagining Italy

Pub Date : 2010-08-11 | Author : Michael Hollington | Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781443824613
ISBN 13 : 1443824615

This book is a companion volume to Dickens and Italy, edited by Michael Hollington and Francesca Orestano, which aimed to fill an important gap in our understanding of England’s ..

A Brief History Of American Culture

Pub Date : 2015-04-15 | Author : Robert M. Crunden | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317478287
ISBN 13 : 1317478282

"The discussion of each period is wide-ranging, analyzing movements and spotlighting major figures in politics and philosophy, law and literature, economics and education, jazz and..