David Lowenthal

Pacification with Maroons on the Island of Jamaica, by Agostino Runias (1728-96).

Maroon freedom fighters on two Caribbean islands helped hasten the abolition of slavery.

David Lowenthal explores natural history enthusiasms among Victorian Britons and Americans, and finds an explanation for their differing approaches to conservation.

David Lowenthal introduces our new series on History and the Environment with an overview of the subject and of human interaction with the world we inhabit.

David Lowenthal considers how self-image affects nations' history-writing and identities.

David Lowenthal looks at how landscape has shaped and reflects the English view of themselves.

David Lowenthal explores Australian history