Volume: 44 Issue: 2
Contents of History Today, February 1994
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Was Napoleon's escape from his first exile unwittingly aided by his erstwhile opponents from Albion? Katharine MacDonogh weighs up the enigmatic response that...
David Lowenthal considers how self-image affects nations' history-writing and identities.
Ann Hills investigates Romania's rural rescue scheme.
Angela Morgan considers the effects of recent upheavals at the Science Museum.
Richard Cavendish explores a classical curiosity shop - The Sir John Soane Museum in London.
Were art and religion inevitable victims of war? David Colvin and Richard Hodges discuss the action and the issues it raised - including testimony from a surviving...
Dimitris Kyratas looks at the ambiguities of treatment for those formally excluded from an 'all men are equal...' formula.
François Hartog on how urban living has coincided with the advocacy of popular rule from Plato through to Machiavelli, Rousseau and 20th-century sociologists....
Heroes or villains? Stewart Russell looks at the Indian after-life of American Civil War generals.
Brent Shaw offers a reassessment of the women martyrs and heroines whose activities on behalf of the faith provoked unsettled admiration from the church fathers....
- Middle East
- North America
- South America
- Central America
- Early Modern
- 20th Century
- Economic History
- Environmental History
- Food & Drink
- Historical Memory
- Science & Technology