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Political memoir : essays on the politics of memory / edited by George Egerton
Bib ID 581833
Format BookBook
Description London, England ; Portland, Or. : F. Cass, 1994 
xix, 351 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0714634719 (cased)
071464093X (paperback)
Full contents
  • Introduction / George Egerton
  • 1. The Politics of Memory: Form and Function in the History of Political Memoir from Antiquity to Modernity / George Egerton
  • 2. Bismarck's Gedanken und Erinnerungen / Otto Pflanze
  • 3. Partial Recall: Political Memoirs and Biography from the Third French Republic / Robert Young
  • 4. Indian Nationalist Voices: Autobiography and the Process of Return / Milton Israel
  • 5. Japanese Nikki as Political Memoirs / Joshua Mostow
  • 6. 'Let Us Now Praise Famous Men': Political Memoirs and Biography in Canada / Robert Bothwell
  • 7. Rulers of the Waves: British Naval Memoirs / Barry Gough
  • 8. The Relativity of War: British Military Memoirs from the Campaigns of Marlborough to the First World War / Tim Travers
  • 9. The Diplomatic Life: Reflections on Selected British Diplomatic Memoirs Written Before and After the Great War / Zara Steiner
 
Notes

Papers presented at the Conference on Political Memoirs, held at the University of British Columbia, Sept. 22-24, 1989.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Politics and literature -- Congresses.  |  Politics in literature -- Congresses.  |  Biography as a literary form -- Congresses.  |  Autobiography -- Congresses.  |  Historiography -- Congresses.
Other authors/contributors Egerton, George W  |  Conference on Political Memoirs, (1989 : University of British Columbia)

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