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Forgetful RemembranceSocial Forgetting and Vernacular Historiography of a Rebellion in Ulster

Forgetful Remembrance: Social Forgetting and Vernacular Historiography of a Rebellion in Ulster

Guy Beiner

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198749356
eISBN:
9780191813467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198749356.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, Historiography

What happens when a society attempts to obscure inconvenient episodes in its past? In 1798, Ulster Protestants—in particular Presbyterians—participated alongside Catholics in the failed republican ... More

The Voices of NimesWomen, Sex, and Marriage in Reformation Languedoc

The Voices of Nimes: Women, Sex, and Marriage in Reformation Languedoc

Suzannah Lipscomb

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198797661
eISBN:
9780191839030
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797661.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, Cultural History

Sixteenth- and seventeenth-century women of the middling and lower levels of society left no letters or diaries. Criminal courts and magistrates kept few records of their testimonies, and no ... More

Enemy Number OneThe United States of America in Soviet Ideology and Propaganda, 1945-1959

Enemy Number One: The United States of America in Soviet Ideology and Propaganda, 1945-1959

Rósa Magnúsdóttir

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190681463
eISBN:
9780190681494
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190681463.001.0001
Subject:
History, Cultural History, European Modern History

Enemy Number One tells the story of Soviet propaganda and ideology toward the United States during the early Cold War. From Stalin’s anti-American campaign to Khrushchev’s peaceful coexistence, this ... More

The Nostalgic ImaginationHistory in English Criticism

The Nostalgic Imagination: History in English Criticism

Stefan Collini

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198800170
eISBN:
9780191839986
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198800170.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

This unusual book explores the historical assumptions at work in the style of literary criticism that came to dominate English studies in the twentieth century. Stefan Collini shows how the work of ... More

Unredeemed LandAn Environmental History of Civil War and Emancipation in the Cotton South

Unredeemed Land: An Environmental History of Civil War and Emancipation in the Cotton South

Erin Stewart Mauldin

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190865177
eISBN:
9780190865207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190865177.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

An important reconsideration of the Civil War’s role in southern history, Unredeemed Land examines the ways that military conflict and emancipation reconfigured the landscape of the rural South, and ... More

Urban Panegyric and the Transformation of the Medieval City, 1100-1300

Urban Panegyric and the Transformation of the Medieval City, 1100-1300

Paul Oldfield

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198717737
eISBN:
9780191787232
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198717737.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Cultural History

This study offers the first extensive analysis of the function and significance of urban panegyric in the Central Middle Ages, a flexible literary genre which enjoyed a marked and renewed popularity ... More

Rethinking the Age of RevolutionsFrance and the Birth of the Modern World

Rethinking the Age of Revolutions: France and the Birth of the Modern World

David A. Bell and Yair Mintzker (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190674793
eISBN:
9780190674830
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190674793.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, European Modern History

This new collection brings together some of the most exciting and important research now being done on the French Revolutionary era by prominent historians from North America and France. Adopting a ... More

Looming Civil WarHow Nineteenth-Century Americans Imagined the Future

Looming Civil War: How Nineteenth-Century Americans Imagined the Future

Jason Phillips

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190868161
eISBN:
9780190908416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190868161.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Military History

This work explains how American prophecies and forecasts of the Civil War formed, spread, and affected the war’s outbreak, conduct, meaning, and memory. It identifies two temporalities in ... More

Tongues of FireLanguage and Evangelization in Colonial Mexico

Tongues of Fire: Language and Evangelization in Colonial Mexico

Nancy Farriss

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780190884109
eISBN:
9780190884130
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190884109.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History, History of Religion

Language and translation governed the creation of Mexican Christianity during the first centuries of colonial rule. Spanish missionaries collaborated with indigenous intellectuals to communicate the ... More

Civil War in Central Europe, 1918-1921The Reconstruction of Poland

Civil War in Central Europe, 1918-1921: The Reconstruction of Poland

Jochen Böhler

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198794486
eISBN:
9780191836008
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198794486.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

The Great War had come to an end in Europe in November 1918, but Central Europe did not come to a rest. The demise of the German, Austrian, and Russian Empires had left a geographical void, a theatre ... More

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