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Alistair Horne collection, 1914-2005

Author: Alistair Horne
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, subject files primarily containing notes and printed material gathered by Horne as research material, and photographs.
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Genre/Form: Research (document genres)
Photographs
Correspondence
Named Person: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis; Barbara W Tuchman; John Wheeler Wheeler-Bennett, Sir; Diana Mosley; William F Buckley, Jr.; Caspar W Weinberger; Harold Macmillan; Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.; Bernard Law Montgomery Montgomery of Alamein, Viscount
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Alistair Horne
OCLC Number: 417646903
Notes: The material described in this catalog record is located in the collections of Boston University, Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center.
Description: 58.5 linear ft.
Other Titles: Historia.

Abstract:

Collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, subject files primarily containing notes and printed material gathered by Horne as research material, and photographs.

Manuscripts for books by Horne include The Price of Glory: Verdun (St. Martin's Press, 1962); The Fall of Paris: The Siege and the Commune, 1870-1871 (St. Martin's Press, 1965); To Lose a Battle: France, 1940 (Little, Brown, 1969); The Terrible Year: The Paris Commune, 1871 (Viking, 1971); Small Earthquake in Chile: Allende's South America, incomplete draft (Viking, 1972); A Savage War of Peace: Algeria, 1954-1962 (Macmillan, 1977); Harold Macmillan (Penguin Books, 1991); A Bundle from Britain (St. Martin's Press, 1994); Monty: The Lonely Leader, 1944-1945 (HarperCollins, 1994); Seven Ages of Paris (Knopf, 2002); A Touch of Verne, several chapters; and La Belle France: A Short History (Knopf, 2005). Subject files contain material dealing with global politics and history. There are files containing correspondence regarding Bernard Law Montgomery and Harold Macmillan; files for the latter includes letters from Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. Other notable subjects include the attacks of September 11, 2001; Israel; British politics; Vietnam and Southeast Asia; war; and French politics. Correspondence is generally professional with literary correspondence constituting a large section of the letters. The archive contains letters written to Horne from 1953 to 2000. Notable correspondents include Barbara Tuchman, John Wheeler-Bennett, Diana Mosley, William F. Buckley, Jr., Caspar Weinberger, Harold Macmillan, and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. Printed material includes seven volumes of Historia magazine (1954-1974). Photographs (1914-1927), in the collection include several photo albums regarding China, Palestine, Egypt, and Africa.

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