The Resource Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill, Edward Adams, (electronic book)

Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill, Edward Adams, (electronic book)

Label
Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill
Title
Liberal epic
Title remainder
the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill
Statement of responsibility
Edward Adams
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1963-
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Adams, Edward
Dewey number
809/.9359
Index
index present
LC call number
PR468.H57
LC item number
A33 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Epic literature, English
  • History in literature
  • War in literature
  • Liberalism in literature
  • Liberalism
  • Literature and history
Label
Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill, Edward Adams, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The ethical-aesthetic challenge to epic: Pope, Gibbon, and Scott -- Romantic liberal epic: Southey, Byron, and Napier -- Epic history, the novel, and war in the 1850s: Thackeray, MaCaulay, and Carlyle -- Utilitarianism and the intellectual critique of war: Mill, Creasy, and Buckle -- Popeian strategies in primitive and modern war epic: Morris, Kinglake, and high Victorian liberal epic -- Liberal epic before the Great War: Hardy, Trevelyan, Tolstoy, and Keynes -- Conclusion. from liberal epic to epic liberalism: Churchill and Wedgwood -- Epilogue. the warm and visible hand of liberal epic
Control code
ebr10554881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 322 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Liberal epic : the Victorian practice of history from Gibbon to Churchill, Edward Adams, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The ethical-aesthetic challenge to epic: Pope, Gibbon, and Scott -- Romantic liberal epic: Southey, Byron, and Napier -- Epic history, the novel, and war in the 1850s: Thackeray, MaCaulay, and Carlyle -- Utilitarianism and the intellectual critique of war: Mill, Creasy, and Buckle -- Popeian strategies in primitive and modern war epic: Morris, Kinglake, and high Victorian liberal epic -- Liberal epic before the Great War: Hardy, Trevelyan, Tolstoy, and Keynes -- Conclusion. from liberal epic to epic liberalism: Churchill and Wedgwood -- Epilogue. the warm and visible hand of liberal epic
Control code
ebr10554881
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 322 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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