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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Ranke, Leopold von, 1795-1886.
Theory and practice of history.
Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill 
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Leopold von Ranke; Georg G Iggers; Konrad von Moltke; Wilhelm Humboldt, Freiherr von
|ISBN:||067251673X 9780672516733 0672609207 9780672609206|
|Notes:||"Konrad von Moltke has revised and abridged the 1901 Fowler translation of the History of the popes and translated the last two sections which were not previously available in English."|
|Description:||lxx, 514 p. 21 cm.|
|Contents:||Bibliographical note (p. lxxiii-lxxx)--Wilhelm von Humboldt, On the historian's task (1821)--On the relations of history and philosophy (a manuscript of the 1830s)--On the character of historical science (a manuscript of the 1830s)--The pitfalls of a philosophy of history (introduction to a lecture on universal history; a manuscript of the 1840s)--On progress in history (from the first lecture to King Maximilian II of Bavaria, On the epochs of modern history, 1854)--The role of the particular and general in the study of universal history (a manuscript of the 1860s)--The great powers (1833)--A dialogue on politics (1836)--Preface to the first edition of Histories of the Latin and Germanic nations (October 1824)--Preface to History of the popes (1834)--Preface to History of France (1852)--Preface to History of England (1859)--Preface to Universal history (1880)--History of the popes (1834) (p. 169-496).|
|Series Title:||European historiography series.|
|Responsibility:||Edited with an introd. by Georg G. Iggers and Konrad von Moltke. New translations by Wilma A. Iggers and Konrad von Moltke.|