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An Empire of Facts
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: George R. Trumbull IV
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-11-19 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

An Empire of Facts presents a fascinating account of the formation of French conceptions of Islam in France's largest and most important colony. During the period from 1870 to 1914, travelers, bureaucrats, scholars, and writers formed influential and long-lasting misconceptions about Islam that determined the imperial cultural politics of Algeria
An Empire of Facts
Language: en
Pages: 583
Authors: George R. Trumbull
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

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An Empire of Facts
Language: en
Pages: 583
Authors: George Rea Trumbull
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Justin D. Garrison
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Routledge

Justin D. Garrison provides an original and groundbreaking analysis of Ronald Reagan's imagination as it was expressed mainly in his presidential speeches. He argues that the predominant strain of Reagan's imagination is "chimeric," that is, imbued with a high degree of optimism, romantic dreaminess, naiveté, and illusion. Reagan spoke often
An Empire of Their Own
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Neal Gabler
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-17 - Publisher: Anchor

A provocative, original, and richly entertaining group biography of the Jewish immigrants who were the moving forces behind the creation of America's motion picture industry. The names Harry Cohn, William Fox, Carl Laemmle, Louis B. Mayer, Jack and Harry Warner, and Adolph Zucker are giants in the history of contemporary