The History of Freedom, and Other Essays by Acton

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Author Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, Baron, 1834-1902
Title The History of Freedom, and Other Essays
Contents The history of freedom in antiquity -- The history of freedom in Christianity -- Sir Erskine May's Democracy in Europe -- The massacre of St. Bartholomew -- The Protestant theory of persecution -- Political thoughts on the church -- Introduction to L.A. Burd's Edition of Il principe by Machiavelli -- Mr. Goldwin Smith's Irish history -- Nationality -- Döllinger on the temporal power -- Döllinger's historical work -- Cardinal Wiseman and the Home and foreign review -- Conflicts with Rome -- The Vatican Council -- A history of the Inquisition of the Middle Ages / by Henry Charles Lea -- The American commonwealth / by James Bryce -- Historical philosophy in France and French Belgium and Switzerland / by Robert Flint.
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Language English
LoC Class D: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere
Subject History
Subject History -- Philosophy
Subject Liberty -- History
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EBook-No. 31278
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Most Recently Updated Jan 6, 2021
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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