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The Resource Henri Pirenne, historian : a life in pictures, Sarah Keymeulen and Jo Tollebeek

Henri Pirenne, historian : a life in pictures, Sarah Keymeulen and Jo Tollebeek

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Henri Pirenne, historian : a life in pictures
Title
Henri Pirenne, historian
Title remainder
a life in pictures
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Keymeulen and Jo Tollebeek
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Language
eng
Summary
Henri Pirenne (1862-1935) was a Belgian historian of international stature. He had an intellectual reputation that extended far beyond the borders of his own country. The "Histoire de Belgique", which he published in the early decades of the twentieth century, was regarded as a model of innovative national history. His ideas about the development of the medieval city attracted attention, and his thesis on the influence of Islam on European history initiated a debate that continues today. Pirenne is now established as one of the twentieth century's greatest historians. This book is not merely a writer's oeuvre. It is a life in pictures: Pirenne's biography is probingly enhanced by means of original and attractive pictorial material. The photos illustrate how the historian was intellectually formed and how his career developed. They illuminate the growth of his oeuvre and the rise of his reputation. They depict his teachers and friends. They recapture the events at which he was honoured, and his wartime exile--
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Keymeulen, Sarah
Dewey number
907.209493
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1960-
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Tollebeek, Jo
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  • Pirenne, Henri
  • Historians
  • Belgium
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Henri Pirenne, historian : a life in pictures, Sarah Keymeulen and Jo Tollebeek
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
FIEb17327131
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
123 pages
Isbn
9789058678850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)762688234
Label
Henri Pirenne, historian : a life in pictures, Sarah Keymeulen and Jo Tollebeek
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
FIEb17327131
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
123 pages
Isbn
9789058678850
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)762688234

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