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Author Boldt, Andreas Dieter, author

Title Leopold von Ranke : a biography / Andreas D. Boldt
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2019
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Description 1 online resource ( vi, 379 pages.)
Series Routledge approaches to history
Routledge approaches to history.
Contents Ranke's childhood and educational years (1795-1818) -- First employment in Frankfurt/Oder and his early years in Berlin (1818-1827) -- Ranke's first research trip (1827-31) -- Academic establishment and fame during the Vormärz (1831-43) -- Ranke's wedding and the first years of his marriage (1843-48) -- European revolutions and Ranke's role as political advisor (1848-52) -- Ranke's daily life, Clarissa's illness and her "Salon Ranke" (1852-59) -- Ranke and his largest work on a nation : English history (1859-65) -- Ennoblement, rise of titles, but waning of fame and the death of Clarissa (1865-71) -- Retirement, old age and the last masterpiece (1871-86) -- Epilogue: The perception of Ranke since 1886
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Andreas D. Boldt is at Maynooth University, Ireland
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 25, 2019)
Subject Ranke, Leopold von, 1795-1886.
Ranke, Leopold von, 1795-1886 -- Influence.
Historians -- Germany -- Biography.
Historiography -- Germany -- History -- 19th century.
History -- Philosophy -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Taylor & Francis.
LC no. 2018059725
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