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Product Description: In The Gods of Revolution, Christopher Dawson brought to bear, as Glanmor Williams said, "his brilliantly perceptive powers of analysis on the French Revolution. . . . In so doing he reversed the trends of recent historiography which has concentrated primarily on examining the social and economic context of that great upheaval...read more

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9780813227092 | Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, January 27, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In The Gods of Revolution, Christopher Dawson brought to bear, as Glanmor Williams said, "his brilliantly perceptive powers of analysis on the French Revolution.

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Product Description: When first published in 1928, The Age of the Gods was hailed as the best short account of what is known of pre-historic man and culture. In it, Christopher Dawson synthesized modern scholarship on human cultures in Europe and the East from the Stone Age to the beginnings of the Iron Age...read more
By Christopher Dawson and Dermot Quinn (introduced by)

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9780813219776 | Reprint edition (Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, July 15, 2012), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: When first published in 1928, The Age of the Gods was hailed as the best short account of what is known of pre-historic man and culture.

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Book by Dawson, Christopher M

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9781469197760 | Xlibris Corp, May 14, 2012, cover price $34.99

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9781469197753 | Xlibris Corp, May 14, 2012, cover price $23.99 | About this edition: Book by Dawson, Christopher M

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Product Description: How did Catholics and Protestants come to be divided? What impact has their division had on Western culture? Historian Christopher Dawson answers these and other important questions in his classic study, The Dividing of Christendom...read more

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9781586172381, titled "The Dividing of Christendom" | Ignatius Pr, September 30, 2009, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: How did Catholics and Protestants come to be divided?

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Product Description: The renowned historian Christopher Dawson devoted his long and brilliant career to precisely the kind of historical research of which theologians and churchmen stand in great need, particularly if they are to meet the authentic demands of the ecumenical era...read more

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9781586172398 | Ignatius Pr, October 30, 2008, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The renowned historian Christopher Dawson devoted his long and brilliant career to precisely the kind of historical research of which theologians and churchmen stand in great need, particularly if they are to meet the authentic demands of the ecumenical era.

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Product Description: Ésta es una investigación que intenta sacar a la luz los antecedentes socioculturales de la civilización occidental moderna. En efecto, al analizar sus antecedentes histórico-religiosos, elementos formativos, instituciones religiosas y sociopolíticas, creaciones intelectuales y artísticas, así como sus crisis espirituales y conflictos sociales, el autor logra discernir la clave para entender los periodos subsiguientes de la historia de Occidente, particularmente la Era Moderna, con sus evidentes logros ideológicos y científicos y sus lamentables vacíos espirituales y morales...read more

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9789681677831 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, July 19, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Ésta es una investigación que intenta sacar a la luz los antecedentes socioculturales de la civilización occidental moderna.

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Assembles the author's essential essays exploring themes ranging from the interdependence of history and sociology to the need to go beyond nationalist history toward a history of the entire process of cultural development. (view table of contents)

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9781882926787 | Isi Books, July 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Assembles the author's essential essays exploring themes ranging from the interdependence of history and sociology to the need to go beyond nationalist history toward a history of the entire process of cultural development.

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9781882926794 | Isi Books, July 1, 2002, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Harvard professor Dawson (1889-1970) was a major Catholic historian.
9780893850036 | Sherwood Sugden & Co, June 1, 1978, cover price $12.95

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Product Description: Foreword by Christina Scott and Introduction by Mary DouglasProgress and Religion was perhaps the most influential of all Christopher Dawson's books, establishing him as an interpreter of history and a historian of ideas. It has been described as a brilliant work of synthesis, for in this single volume he outlined his main thesis for the history of culture, which was his life's work...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Christopher Dawson, Mary Douglas (introduced by) and Christina Scott (foreword by)

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9780813210155 | Reprint edition (Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, October 1, 2001), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Foreword by Christina Scott and Introduction by Mary DouglasProgress and Religion was perhaps the most influential of all Christopher Dawson's books, establishing him as an interpreter of history and a historian of ideas.

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Product Description: Important Dawson volume in beautiful condition throughout. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781901157185 | Saint Austin Pr, October 1, 2001, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Important Dawson volume in beautiful condition throughout.

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Product Description: Christopher Dawson (1889-1970) has been widely praised as one of the most important Catholic historians of the twentieth century. Commended by T. S. Eliot, Arnold Toynbee, and many others for his sophisticated approach to history, Dawson integrated a providential vision with traditional historical analysis...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813209142 | Catholic Univ of Amer Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Christopher Dawson (1889-1970) has been widely praised as one of the most important Catholic historians of the twentieth century.

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Product Description: Today little evidence remains of the prisoners of war who once so desperately clung to life at the 8 Mile Camp at Sandakan in North Borneo. To Sandakan is Charlie Johnstone's story, most Of it told in the words of his own journal...read more

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9781863738187 | Allen & Unwin, September 1, 1995, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Today little evidence remains of the prisoners of war who once so desperately clung to life at the 8 Mile Camp at Sandakan in North Borneo.

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Product Description: Reedición de un título clásico de Ediciones Encuentro. «¿Cómo ocurrió que un pequeño grupo de pueblos de Europa occidental, en un período de tiempo relativamente breve, pudo transformar el mundo y emanciparse a sí mismo de la dependencia que durante siglos sujetó al hombre a las fuerzas de la naturaleza? (...read more

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9788474903744 | Ediciones Encuentro Sa, June 12, 1995, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Reedición de un título clásico de Ediciones Encuentro.

Product Description: This work evaluates the idea of "progress" - its origins, its validity, its role in the formation of Western civilization and its future. The author sees "progress" in its cultural context, and focuses on the vital relationship between religion and culture...read more

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9780893850388 | Open Court Pub Co, June 1, 1991, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: This work evaluates the idea of "progress" - its origins, its validity, its role in the formation of Western civilization and its future.

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9780940535275 | Franciscan Univ Pr, December 1, 1989, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: Book by Dawson, Christopher

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9780918477019 | Reprint edition (Sophia Inst Pr, August 1, 1985), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Book by Dawson, Christopher

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9780893850159 | Sherwood Sugden & Co, August 1, 1981, cover price $8.95

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Product Description: The narratives by John of Plano Carpini and William of Rubruck of their journeys to Mongolia in the middle of the thirteenth century differ from the majority of works in this series. The authors were not canonized saints or beati, and their travels were not missionary journeys in the strict sense, but were more of the nature of political embassies...read more
By Christopher Dawson (editor)

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9780802064363 | Univ of Toronto Pr, December 1, 1980, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The narratives by John of Plano Carpini and William of Rubruck of their journeys to Mongolia in the middle of the thirteenth century differ from the majority of works in this series.

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9780404140250 | Reprint edition (Ams Pr Inc, June 1, 1975), cover price $37.95

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9780836916034 | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1974), cover price $17.95

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Product Description: When first published in 1928, The Age of the Gods was hailed as the best short account of what is known of pre-historic man and culture. In it, Christopher Dawson synthesized modern scholarship on human cultures in Europe and the East from the Stone Age to the beginnings of the Iron Age...read more

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9780865270015 | Howard Fertig Pub, June 1, 1970, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: When first published in 1928, The Age of the Gods was hailed as the best short account of what is known of pre-historic man and culture.

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