Armitage David Books
Books di Armitage David pubblicati nella collana Cambridge Univ Pr Paperback
The Ideological Origins of the British Empire
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2000
David Armitage presents the first comprehensive history of British conceptions of empire for half a century, tracing the emergence of British imperial identity from the mid-sixteenth to the mid-eighteenth centuries. This book sheds new light on major British political thinkers, from Sir Thomas Smith to David Hume,...
The History Manifesto
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana Cambridge Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2014
"How should historians speak truth to power--and why does it matter? Why is five hundred years better than five months or five years as a planning horizon? And why is history--especially long-term history--so essential to understanding the multiple pastswhich gave rise to our conflicted present? The History Manifesto...