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Product Description: This book, originally published in 1963, discusses the place of history in education and general culture, methods of teaching and how to tackle reading. It deals with problems that are among the most pressing intellectual issues of the twentieth century as well as being a practical handbook, on how to read history...read more

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9781138195141, titled "The Use of History" | Routledge, April 6, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This book, originally published in 1963, discusses the place of history in education and general culture, methods of teaching and how to tackle reading.
9780824063764 | Taylor & Francis, March 1, 1985, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This book, originally published in 1963, discusses the place of history in education and general culture, methods of teaching and how to tackle reading.

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Product Description: Thomas Roe, born near London in 1580 or 1581 was a notable and influential figure in the England of Elizabeth and of the early Stuarts. In his wide-ranging career, he came into contact with an array of famous seventeenth-century persons ranging from Sir Walter Raleigh to Archbishop William Laud and from Queen Elizabeth of Bohemia to the Great Mogul Emperor of Hindustan...read more
By A. L. Rowse (foreword by)

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9780813151533 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Kentucky, July 7, 2014), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Thomas Roe, born near London in 1580 or 1581 was a notable and influential figure in the England of Elizabeth and of the early Stuarts.

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Product Description: The adventurers and merchants (as well as the poets and playwrights) of the Elizabethan age are legendary. This work by the eminent historian A. L. Rowse argues that, under Elizabeth I, England began its expansion and eventual enormous impact upon the world...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780848259563 | Norwood Editions, June 1, 1984, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: The adventurers and merchants (as well as the poets and playwrights) of the Elizabethan age are legendary.

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9780299188245, titled "The Expansion of Elizabethan England" | 2 edition (Univ of Wisconsin Pr, June 1, 2003), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The adventurers and merchants (as well as the poets and playwrights) of the Elizabethan age are legendary.

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Product Description: Thanks to Shakespeare, Hollywood, and the formidable Elizabeth I herself, Elizabethan England remains a place and time that fascinates us. Modern England still has visible memorials of the Elizabethans—the houses they built, the objects they cherished, the patterns they imposed upon the very landscape...read more
By Christopher Haigh (introduced by) and A. L. Rowse

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9780299188146 | 2 edition (Univ of Wisconsin Pr, March 1, 2003), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Thanks to Shakespeare, Hollywood, and the formidable Elizabeth I herself, Elizabethan England remains a place and time that fascinates us.

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Product Description: For many years the author has been studying the life and work of Shakespeare. In this book, he gives his thoughts freely and says what he thinks of Shakespeare. He also throws new light on many of Shakespeare's plays.

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9780715627464 | Duckbacks, January 1, 2001, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: For many years the author has been studying the life and work of Shakespeare.

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Product Description: Back in print in a new paperback edition are these two volumes by A.L. Rowse that represent one of the great historical works of our time. They are a master historian's exploration of the social and cultural history of the Elizabethan Age...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780684129655 | Macmillan Pub Co, December 1, 1972, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: A broad survey of the Elizabethans' outstanding accomplishments in the arts and sciences

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9781566633161, titled "The Elizabethan Renaissance: The Cultural Achievement" | Ivan R Dee, September 1, 2000, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Back in print in a new paperback edition are these two volumes by A.

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Product Description: Back in print in a new paperback edition are these two volumes by A.L. Rowse that represent one of the great historical works of our time. They are a master historian's exploration of the social and cultural history of the Elizabethan Age...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781566633154 | Reprint edition (Ivan R Dee, September 1, 2000), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Back in print in a new paperback edition are these two volumes by A.

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Product Description: The Battle of Bosworth, fought on 22nd August 1485 brought to an end the Wars of the Roses, that had raged between the noble houses of York and Lancaster for nearly 100 years. A.L. Rowse recreates the dynastic conflict, the battles and sudden death and the transition from Medieval to Tudor England...read more

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9781853266911 | Wordsworth Editions Ltd, January 1, 1999, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: The Battle of Bosworth, fought on 22nd August 1485 brought to an end the Wars of the Roses, that had raged between the noble houses of York and Lancaster for nearly 100 years.

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Product Description: Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Tchaikovsky, Oscar Wilde, Ernst Rohm, Noel Coward - these men shared a sexual orientation that ran counter to mainstream society and defied their eras' ideas of biology. This analysis of these influential historical figures explores not only the links between creativity and sexual desire, but also how their awareness of their own sexual mores lent itself to the shaping of their genius...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780786704231, titled "Homosexuals in History: A Study of Ambivalence in Society, Literature and the Arts" | 2 edition (Carroll & Graf Pub, August 1, 1997), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Tchaikovsky, Oscar Wilde, Ernst Rohm, Noel Coward - these men shared a sexual orientation that ran counter to mainstream society and defied their eras' ideas of biology.
9780881840605 | Carroll & Graf Pub, December 1, 1983, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Presents analytical accounts of the lives, characters, and achievements of homosexual men of genius and prominence in history, society, literature, and the arts, including Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Erasmus, James I, and Francis Bacon

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A richly illustrated, four-color history of Great Britain covers its people and Empire as well as profiles of its kings, queens, statesmen, and famous landmarks.

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9780517121689 | Crescent Books, July 1, 1995, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A richly illustrated, four-color history of Great Britain covers its people and Empire as well as profiles of its kings, queens, statesmen, and famous landmarks.

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Product Description: With a life almost spanning the 20th century, A.L. Rowse has known many of the great historians of our age: men such as G.M. Trevelyan, A.J.P. Taylor, Hugh Trevor-Roper and Sir Lewis Namier. In this memoir, he reflects upon his personal and professional friendships and rivalries...read more

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9780715626498 | Duckbacks, January 1, 1995, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: With a life almost spanning the 20th century, A.

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9780715624746 | Duckbacks, October 1, 1993, cover price $25.50

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Product Description: This series collects together the best-known aphorisms, epigrams and reflections of a wide variety of figures from antiquity to our own age: humorists and novelists, poets and philosophers, politicians and playwrights

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9780715624586 | Duckbacks, January 1, 1992, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: This series collects together the best-known aphorisms, epigrams and reflections of a wide variety of figures from antiquity to our own age: humorists and novelists, poets and philosophers, politicians and playwrights

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9780413181404 | Trafalgar Square, June 1, 1991, cover price $34.95

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Product Description: Book by Rowse, A.L.

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9780907018704 | Tabb House, April 1, 1990, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Book by Rowse, A.

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A leading historian probes into Shakespeare's background and creative genius in an attempt to create a portrait of the Elizabethan

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9780312034252 | Rev sub edition (St Martins Pr, November 1, 1989), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A leading historian probes into Shakespeare's background and creative genius in an attempt to create a portrait of the Elizabethan

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Product Description: A.L. Rowse once again provides some fascinating insights into the lives, characters and intellects of fourteen of his well-known contemporaries all of whom he knew personally. Includes glimpses of Bertrand Russell, J.M. Keynes, Ernest Beving, C...read more

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9781852900014 | Large print edition (Guild Quality Large Print, February 1, 1989), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: A.
9780819150080 | Univ Pr of Amer, April 1, 1986, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: A.

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Shakespeare's plays and poems are accompanied by photographs and paintings of key scenes and the noted Elizabethan scholar's commentary on the playwright's life and art

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9780517665558 | Random House Value Pub, October 1, 1988, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Shakespeare's plays and poems are accompanied by photographs and paintings of key scenes and the noted Elizabethan scholar's commentary on the playwright's life and art

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Part memoir, part literary criticism, this collection of caring and witty reflections by a friend and colleague of the poet includes portraits of the members of the writer's circle in which Auden traveled and a look at the culture in which he flourished

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9781555841980 | Olympic Marketing Corp, April 1, 1988, cover price $3.98 | About this edition: Part memoir, part literary criticism, this collection of caring and witty reflections by a friend and colleague of the poet includes portraits of the members of the writer's circle in which Auden traveled and a look at the culture in which he flourished

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Product Description: A reliable edition of these classic works.

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9780819139474 | Univ Pr of Amer, March 1, 1988, cover price $41.00 | About this edition: A reliable edition of these classic works.

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Shows and describes places Shakespeare knew and visited during his lfetime, and includes glimpses of the places in which he lived

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9780877014621 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 1, 1987, cover price $4.98 | About this edition: Shows and describes places Shakespeare knew and visited during his lfetime, and includes glimpses of the places in which he lived

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Product Description: . with dw, bookplate Lord Fanshawe Richmond

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9780820309750 | Univ of Georgia Pr, July 1, 1987, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: .

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Product Description: A reliable edition of these classic works.

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9780819139405 | Univ Pr of Amer, March 1, 1987, cover price $52.50 | About this edition: A reliable edition of these classic works.

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Product Description: A reliable edition of this classic work.

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9780819139351 | Univ Pr of Amer, December 1, 1986, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A reliable edition of this classic work.

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