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The great melody : a thematic biography and commented anthology of Edmund Burke

Author: Conor Cruise O'Brien
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Statesman, political thinker, orator and ardent campaigner, Edmund Burke is considered a father of modern conservatism. His ideas helped shape modern history in debates ranging from the French and American Revolutions to the abolition of the slave trade.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Edmund Burke; Edmund Burke; Edmund Burke; Edmund (Politiker) Burke
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Conor Cruise O'Brien
ISBN: 0226616509 9780226616506 0226616517 9780226616513
OCLC Number: 25411065
Description: lxxv, 692 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Ireland 1719-1780 --
American Colonies 1765-1778 --
American Colonies, Ireland 1778-1783 --
India 1767-1790 --
France 1789-1791 --
France, Ireland, India 1791-1797.
Responsibility: Conor Cruise O'Brien.
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Statesman, political thinker, orator and ardent campaigner, Edmund Burke is considered a father of modern conservatism. His ideas helped shape modern history in debates ranging from the French and American Revolutions to the abolition of the slave trade.

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