A Manual of Historical Literature: Comprising Brief Descriptions of the Most Important Histories in English, French and German, Together with Practical Suggestions as to Methods and Courses of Historical Study ...

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Harper & brothers, 1889 - Best books - 720 pages
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Contents

Bottas Handbook of Universal Literature
43
La Harpes Cours de Litterature
49
Uebcrwegs History of Philosophy
55
Droysens Grundriss der Historik
61
pack
66
Illustrative Materials
67
HISTORIES OF ANTIQUITY
75
Ewalds History of Israel
80
Lubbocks Origin of Civilization
86
Chapter IV
94
Coxs Greeks and Persians
100
Curteiss Rise of the Macedonian Empire
106
Gladstones Studies on Homer
112
Illustrative Materials
118
Grotes History of Greece 97
121
Dyers History of the City of Rome
123
Niebuhrs History of Rome
130
limes Early Rome
134
Napoleons Caesar
140
Gibbons Decline and Fall
146
Beckers Handbuch der romischen Alterthiimer
149
Teuffels History of Roman Literature
155
HISTORIES OF THE MIDDLE AGES
162
Shepparda Fall of Rome
168
HISTORIES OF LIMITED PERIODS
169
Coxs History of the Crusades
172
Irvings Mahomet
178
Montalemberts Monks of the West
184
Stanleys History of the Eastern Church
190
Churehs Beginnings of the Middle Ages 172
193
Benjamins Troy 99
199
HISTORIES OF MODERN TIMES
203
Russell and Joness Modern Europe
209
Rankes History of the Popes
215
Schlossers History of the Eighteenth Centurv
219
Miillers Politische Geschichte der Gegenwart
225
SehafTs Creeds of Christendom
231
HISTORIES OF ITALY
238
Hodgkins Italy and her Invaders
241
Villaris Machiavelli and his Times
247
Trollopes Life of Pius the Ninth
253
Reumonts Lorenzo de Medici
259
A Short Course of Reading
260
HISTORIES OF GERMANY
266
Rankes History of the Reformation in Germany
272
Mctternichs Memoirs
278
Droysens Abhandlungen zur neueren Geschichte
281
Wormss AustroHungarian Empire
287
Preusss Friedrich der Grosse
293
Waitzs Deutsche Verfassungsgeschichte
299
Soldans Geschichte der Hexenprocesse 802
302
Hawkinss Germany 807
308
Illustrative Materials
314
Chapter X
323
Franklins Les Sourees do lHistoire de France
330
Ans dÉtudes Historiques
379
Elliots Old Court Life in France
385
Crokers Essays on the French Revolution
391
Kitehins History of France 827
397
Chapter Xl
407
Strahl und Hermanns Geschichte des russischen Staates
413
Vou der Briiggens Polens Aufliisung
419
Eckardta Modern Russia
420
Tilleys Eastern Europe and Western Asia
426
Coxes Memoirs of the Kings of Spain of the House of Bourbon
432
Prescotts Reign of Philip the Second
438
Daguets Histoire de la Confederation Suisse
441
HISTORIES OF HOLLAND AND BELGIUM
447
Carlyles Early Kings of Norway
453
Sindings Ilistory of Scandinavia
457
HISTORIES OF ENGLAND
465
The Pictorial History of England
471
Freemans History of the Norman Conquest
477
Frondes History of England
481
Guizots History of the English Revolution
487
Smiths Three English Statesmen
493
Mahons History of England from the Peace of Utrecht
499
Kinglakes History of the Crimean War
505
Gneists Das englische Verwaltungsrecht
511
Smiths History of English Institutions
517
Wormss English Policy in the East
523
Jardiues Criminal Trials
525
A Course for the Thorough Study of the Constitutional and
534
The Establishment of Representative Government 540542
540
Fenns Paston Letters 480
544
The Government from the Accession of James I to the
546
The Establishment and Development of Cabinet Government 557559
557
Chapter XIV
563
Doyles History of the United States 668
569
Count of Pariss History of the Civil War
574
Tuckers Historv of the United States
578
Ramsays History of the American Revolution
580
Minots Continuation of the History of Massachusetts Bay
586
Scharf s History of Maryland
591
Gayarres History of Louisiana
597
Bentons Thirty Years View
603
Lampheres United States Government
608
Youngs American Statesman
614
Pickering and Uphams Life of Timothy Pickering
620
Clay Henry The Works of
626
A Systematic and Thorough Course of Study 638666
638
Bozmaus History of Maryland 591
640
The Decline and Fall of the Confederation 644646
645
The Early Foreign Relations of the United States 6 51
652
History of the Doctrine of Nullification and Secession before
659
Recent Works of Importance 666672
666
Index
673
Martins Histoire de France 827
677
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