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History by period (V100): Recording and interpreting past events and social and political developments chronologically.

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Typesort descending Title Description Keywords Full details
Link Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, 1651

Full text of Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan, 1651

English Civil War, Charles I, Charles II, Glorious Revolution, Hobbes, Locke view
Link Madame de Rémusat, Remembrances of Napoleon, 1880

Madame de Rémusat, Remembrances of Napoleon, 1880

Napoleon, French Revolution, Napoleonic Empire view
Link Thomas Paine, The Rights of Man, 1791-1792

Thomas Paine, The Rights of Man, 1791-1792

American Independence, American Revolution, French Revolution, Thomas Paine view
Link John Locke, Second Treatise of Government, 1690

John Locke, Second Treatise of Government, 1690

English Civil War, Charles I, Charles II, Glorious Revolution, Hobbes, Locke view
Link Madame de Stael, Ten Years Exile, 1821

Madame de Stael, Ten Years Exile, 1821 (about the experience of living in Napoleonic Europe)

Napoleonic Empire view
Link Edmund Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France, 1790

Edmund Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France, 1790

French Revolution, Edmund Burke, Whigs view
Link Thomas Paine, Common Sense, 1776

Thomas Paine, Common Sense, 1776

American Revolution, American Independence, French Revolution, Thomas Paine view
Course The Golden Age of the Romanovs 1613 - 1825

The 18th century was truly a Golden Age for the Romanovs, when two remarkable rulers converted Russia from a backward Asian principality to a...

romanovs view
Course The American Civil War

The American Civil War witnessed 11 states leave the United States to form the Confederate States of America, was...

The American Civil War view
Course A Special Relationship? Anglo-American relations from 1763 to the present

How did Britain’s relationship with the USA alter between the War of Independence and the war in Iraq, and why? We will examine whether it has,...

America, blighty, UK, USA view
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