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A History of Private Life IV

From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War

by Arthur Goldhammer

  • 200 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Belknap Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social History,
  • World - General,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Manners and customs,
  • History / General,
  • Civilization,
  • Europe,
  • Family

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMichelle Perrot (Editor), Georges Duby (Editor), Philippe Aries (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages713
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7692718M
    ISBN 100674399781
    ISBN 109780674399785

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    The back of the book says that the "History of Private Life" series is "written and edited by leading scholars yet intended for any reader who wonders how people lived and behaved in earlier times". In this, the first volume has definitely succeeded. It is divided into five parts: The Roman Empire, Late Antiquity, Private Life and Domestic. King George IV has appeared in the following books: At Home: A Short History of Private Life. King George IV has appeared in the following books: At Home: A Short History of Private Life. King George IV has appeared in the following books: At Home: A Short History of Private Life.

    Main A History of Private Life, Vol. 1: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium. A History of Private Life, Vol. 1: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium First of the widely celebrated and sumptuously illustrated series, this book reveals in intimate detail what life was really like in the ancient world. Behind the vast panorama of the pagan Roman empire, the. Where A Short History of Nearly Everything was a sweeping panorama of the world, the universe and everything, At Home peers at private life through a microscope. Bryson applies the same irrepressible curiosity, irresistible wit, stylish prose, and masterful storytelling that made A Short History of Nearly Everything one of the most lauded books.


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If you only read one volume of this five volume set, volume IV is the book I would recommend. The History of Private Life, vols. I-V, is concerned with the project of demonstrating private life in the west (read: France) from its Roman origins to the present day.

Volume IV concerns itself with the 19th century/5(6). A History of Private Life, Volume III: Passions of the Renaissance (History of Private Life by Roger Chartier Paperback $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon.

Sold by whitekartal and ships from Amazon Fulfillment/5(21). Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for History of Private Life, A: IV - From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War at Read /5(5).

A History of Private Life, Volume II, Revelations of the Medieval World Phillippe Ariès. out of 5 stars Hardcover. $ At Home: A Short History of Private Life Bill Bryson. out of 5 stars 1, Paperback. $ Next. Pages with related products.5/5(2).

A History of Private Life, Volume IV: From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War by Arthur Goldhammer,available at Book 4/5(). This is a worthwhile study of the (broadly construed) topic of 'private life'.

Why the seemingly obvious recapitulation of the title. Because different people mean different things by 'private life', including the authors of the five separate studies of which this volume is comprised; this means that some subjects covered in one chapter (sexual practices, e.g., or the role of the state) are 4/5.

A History of Private Life, Volume III: Passions of the Renaissance by Arthur Goldhammer,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A History of Private Life: From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War Volume 4 of A History of Private Life, Georges Duby A History of Private Life: From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War / Michelle Perrot, Editor ; Arthur Goldhammer, Translator.

IV, gen. Aries (Philippe) Volume 4 of Histoire de la vie privee: Authors2/5(1). The widely celebrated and sumptuously illustrated History of Private Life series traces how society moved from an entirely-public to an almost entirely-private way of life.

The five volume collection shows how people’s perceptions of themselves, their homes, their families, and their possessions changed, and how their ways of celebrating life events changed. -- Bernard Knox The Atlantic Private life has always been a matter of public conjecture.

This admirable book brings it intelligently into the web of social history and is a model for historians and readers alike. Beautifully produced, it adds apt and rare illustrations to a text by experts who presuppose human curiosity, but no undue knowledge. HISTORY OF PRIVATE LIFE A History of Private Life, Volume IV: From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War.

Edited by Michelle Perrot Translated by Arthur Goldhammer Series edited by Phillippe Ariès Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of JCaptain James F. Nolan. The 19th century was the golden age of private life, a time when supreme individual and existential values emerged.

The fourth book in this popular series, written for the cultivated reader, chronicles this development from the tumult of. The second volume of "A History of Private Life" contains much rich and colourful detail culled from a considerable variety of sources. This "secret epic" aims to construct a vivid picture of peasant and patrician life in different places in the 11th to the 15th centuries.

The nineteenth century was the golden age of private life, a time when the tentative self-consciousness of the Renaissance and earlier eras took recognizable form, and the supreme individual, with a political, scientific, and above all existential value, emerged.

The present book, fourth in the popular series, chronicles this development from the tumult of the French. The Private Life of Edward IV, John Ashdown-Hill, Amberley Publishing,pp., £20 hard, ISBN Dr John Ashdown-Hill, a central figure in the Looking for Richard Project and a renowned Richard III historian with a special talent for getting behind the mythology of history, now turns his attention to Richard’s eldest brother, Edward IV.

From Our Blog. Remembering Hiroshima. On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the.

Volume IV of this award-winning series chronicles this development from the tumult of the French Revolution to the outbreak of World War I -- a century and a quarter of rapid, ungovernable change culminating in a conflict that, at a stroke, altered life in the Western world. HISTORY OF PRIVATE LIFE A History of Private Life, Volume IV: From.

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Free shipping for many products. I found his book very interesting as it discussed all the private relationships that Edward IV had throughout his life, with his parents, siblings and marriage(s) depending on what you believe. However, most of the book referred to Eleanor Talbot, This book focuses on Edward IV, the eldest son of Richard, Duke of York; the eldest brother of /5.

The 19th century was the golden age of private life, a time when supreme individual and existential values emerged. The fourth book in this popular series, written for the cultivated reader, chronicles this development from the tumult of the French Revolution to the outbreak of World War I.

Read more.A Brief History of the Private Life of Elizabeth II is not an inside look of the private life of Elizabeth II. The contents of this book are all commonly public and can be easily googled with far better results, and while I love the feel of a solid paperback book in my hands and the information I want reliably pressed between the covers, in this rare case I yield to the vast virtual /5(5).A History of Private Life, Volume IV 作者: Michelle Perrot 出版社: Belknap Press 副标题: From the Fires of Revolution to the Great War 译者: Arthur Goldhammer 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Hardcover ISBN: