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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Acton, John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, Baron, 1834-1902.
History of freedom, and other essays.
Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press 
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Baron; John Neville Figgis; Reginald Vere Laurence
|Notes:||Reprint of the 1907 ed.|
|Description:||xxxix, 638 pages portrait 21 cm.|
|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 H.C. Lea.--The American commonwealth, by J. Bryce.--Historical philosophy in France and French Belgium and Switzerland, by R. Flint.|
|Series Title:||Essay index reprint series.|
|Responsibility:||Edited with an introd. by John Neville Figgis and Reginald Vere Laurence.|