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The Resource The plain and noble garb of truth : nationalism & impartiality in American historical writing, 1784-1860, Eileen Ka-May Cheng

The plain and noble garb of truth : nationalism & impartiality in American historical writing, 1784-1860, Eileen Ka-May Cheng

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The plain and noble garb of truth : nationalism & impartiality in American historical writing, 1784-1860
Title
The plain and noble garb of truth
Title remainder
nationalism & impartiality in American historical writing, 1784-1860
Statement of responsibility
Eileen Ka-May Cheng
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cheng, Eileen K
Dewey number
973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
E175
LC item number
.C485 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • United States
  • Nationalism
  • Nationalism
  • Fairness
  • Fairness
  • American literature
  • American literature
Label
The plain and noble garb of truth : nationalism & impartiality in American historical writing, 1784-1860, Eileen Ka-May Cheng
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-357) and index
Contents
"To become a historian": a discipline and a society in transition -- "Histories in novels", "novels in histories": imagination, fact, and the moral truths of history -- "To express old things in a new way": originality and impartiality in American historical methodology -- Puritanism, slavery, and the American revolution : American exceptionalism and impartiality -- The "losers" of the revolution: loyalists, Indians and the ideal of impartiality
Control code
ocn181602038
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 368 p.
Isbn
9780820330730
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008010715
System control number
(OCoLC)181602038
Label
The plain and noble garb of truth : nationalism & impartiality in American historical writing, 1784-1860, Eileen Ka-May Cheng
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-357) and index
Contents
"To become a historian": a discipline and a society in transition -- "Histories in novels", "novels in histories": imagination, fact, and the moral truths of history -- "To express old things in a new way": originality and impartiality in American historical methodology -- Puritanism, slavery, and the American revolution : American exceptionalism and impartiality -- The "losers" of the revolution: loyalists, Indians and the ideal of impartiality
Control code
ocn181602038
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 368 p.
Isbn
9780820330730
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008010715
System control number
(OCoLC)181602038

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