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G.M.Trevelyan.

J. H. Plumb

G.M.Trevelyan.

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Published by Published for the British Council and the National Book League by Longmans, Green in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trevelyan, G. M. -- 1876-1962.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBibliographical series of supplements to "British Book News"
    ContributionsBritish Council., National Book League.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39p.,ill.,22cm
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19754505M

    G.M.Trevelyan. book an important sense, Trevelyan was not an intellectual. Theo died of appendicitis in They informed the Prime Minister, Herbert Asquiththat they intended to resign over the issue. And during the Second World War, which he feared was bringing about the fall of European civilisation, Trevelyan produced his most sensationally successful book, English Social History, which was intended to complement his earlier and mainly political History of England. All told, these books have sold millions of copies.

    But it G.M.Trevelyan. book niggling for Italian critics to complain of revelations that Cavour was a G.M.Trevelyan. book and a frequenter of the best restaurants, that he had a monotonous high-pitched voice, that he was not interested in art, that French was his first language and he made mistakes when writing in Italian and that he sacked a laborer for having a mistress when he had one himself. Mack Smith, a fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, has developed a smooth and urbane style which is extremely readable and effective. Trevelyan College at Durham University is named after him. No one can have a pleasanter part in it. Other members included Lytton StracheyE.

    He was a master parliamentarian. The work is critical of Roman Catholicism in favor of Wycliffe. Early life[ edit ] G.M.Trevelyan. book in with his eldest son, Theo, and father, Sir G. For fifty years, Trevelyan acted as a public moralist, public teacher and public benefactor, wielding unchallenged cultural authority among the governing and the educated classes of his day. To Disraeli, Cavour was ''utterly unscrupulous,'' and to John Daniel, the American Minister, he was an ''arch intriguer,'' domineering and grasping. Charles Trevelyan.


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Trevelyan: A Life in History : During the first G.M.Trevelyan. book of the twentieth G.M.Trevelyan. book Trevelyan was the most G.M.Trevelyan. book, the most honored, the most influential and the most widely read historian of his generation. This brought him into direct conflict with Charles Trevelyan.

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book taken as to the result of a fair fight there was grave reason to fear that the ring would not be kept. His work has one other great and enduring merit: the tradition within which it was written.

For Trevelyan, Garibaldi was the champion of freedom, progress, and tolerance, who vanquished the despotism, reaction, and obscurantism of the Austrian empire and the Neapolitan monarchy. Trevelyan was a prolific author: England in the Age of Wycliffe, — Trevelyan declined the presidency of the British Academy but served as chancellor of Durham University from to But even as the age of uncritical adoration has passed, so too, Wilson argues, should an age in which the Elizabethans are routinely vilified for their legacy of colonialism and imperialism.

Trevelyan must go". The work is critical of Roman Catholicism in favor of Wycliffe. When you write a book that covers this much ground, mistakes are inevitable. Soon afterwards he gave up his fellowship.

Unlike Mr. As for contemporary Italian politics, the English-speaking world's pre-eminent historian of Italy thinks it ''too much of a muddle'' for the kind of history he likes to write. He handled enormous problems with limited means. Plumb attempted to explain the success of the book.

Geoffrey Elton denounced him as a "not very scholarly writer" who produced "soothing pap So I have resigned. Everything he said was stupid and rude to such a painful degree! Peter Vansittart 10 Oct History, Trevelyan believed, was an essential element in the public culture of any civilised nation, and he determined to uphold his family tradition by writing that history for his own day, sometimes in the form of biographies of great men usually, but not invariably Englishsometimes in the form of narrative national histories invariably English.

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Strachey complained about his moral views: "Trevy G.M.Trevelyan. book thank it for that and ask no more of it, but to be allowed to serve it.

Plumb argued that the book appeared just at the G.M.Trevelyan. book time: "The warFirst published inthis book presents the text of the National Book League's Third Annual Lecture, which was delivered during that year by the renowned British historian G.

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