I Wish I'd Been There, Book Two
Byron Hollinshead, Theodore K. Rabb
ANCHOR, 2009 - History - 318 pages
"What is the scene or incident in European history that you would like to have witnessed-and why?"
With lively and detailed accounts of some of the most dramatic events in history, some of our finest historical writers now turn their attention to Europe in this companion volume to I Wish I'd Been There: Twenty Historians Bring to Life the Dramatic Events that Changed America.
What people are saying - Write a review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - wealhtheowwylfing - LibraryThing
A collection of essays whose only connecting thread is that they all involve Europe in some way. That's it. Some are art history, others detail revolutions. Some are written in a dry academic style ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Kwarizmi - LibraryThing
The premise is fascinating; the execution, not so much. Some of the essays I wasn't expecting much from, and was pleasantly surprised. I was really looking forward to the last two (by Sir John Keegan ... Read full review