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書名 The quotable historian : words of wisdom from Winston Churchill, Barbara Tuchman, Edward Gibbon, Julius Caesar, David McCullough, and more / [edited by] Alan Axelrod
出版項 New York : McGraw-Hill, c2000
國際標準書號 0071357335
9780071357333
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 近史所郭廷以圖書館  082 Q9a    在架上    30550100408382
說明 xii, 189 p. ; 22 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Action -- America and the American character -- American Revolution -- American west and the frontier -- Assassination -- Beginnings and endings -- Biography -- Books -- Capitalism -- Thomas Carlyle -- Cause and effect -- Change and tradition -- Chaos versus order -- Character -- Civil War -- Civilization -- Class and caste -- Commerce -- Communism -- Conflict and crisis -- Conquest -- Consequences -- Courage -- Creativity and imagination -- Crime and corruption -- Criticism -- Culture and society -- Curiosity -- Deceit and deception -- Decisions -- Democracy -- Discontent -- Economics -- Education -- Enemies -- England and the English -- Events -- Expression and language -- Fad and fashion -- Favors and patronage -- Folklore and myth -- Folly and vanity -- France and the French -- Gentlemen -- Germany and the Germans -- God and religion -- Government -- Greatness and ambition -- Greed -- Happiness -- Heroism -- Historians and the historian's craft -- Nature of history -- Honor -- Human nature and the human condition -- Hype and skepticism -- Ideals and idealism -- Ignorance -- Immigrants -- Intolerance and hatred -- Knowledge -- Leaders -- Liberty and justice -- Logic and reason -- Thomas Babington Macaulay -- Marxism -- Misery -- Money and profit -- Morality -- Nations and nationalism -- Nature and the natural world -- Oppression and persecution -- Order -- "Our" times, and the time to come -- Past -- Patriotism -- Philosophy -- Politics -- Poverty -- Power -- Press and media -- Privacy -- Progress -- Public opinion -- Race and racism -- Rationality and irrationality -- Reform -- Revolution and unrest -- Russia -- Sense and nonsense -- Sport -- Struggle -- Thought -- Truth and perception -- Tyranny and totalitarianism -- Urban life -- Vice and virtue -- War -- Women -- Work -- World War I -- World War II -- Youth and children
主題 Quotations, English
Historians -- Quotations
Alt Author Axelrod, Alan, 1952-
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