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Monthly Archives: September 2009

Albion & Jerusalem

Review by: William D. Rubinstein, University of Aberystwyth Clark, Michael, Albion and Jerusalem: The Anglo-Jewish Community in the Post-Emancipation Era, 1858-1887, (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009). The treatment of Jews in any modern society has often been likened to a litmus test or lighting rod for the general health of that society, and, in any […]

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September 2009: James Belich

James Belich Professor of History, Victoria University of Wellington 1. Where, when, and why did you become interested in British history? I came to British and American history by a rather roundabout route. My early work was on the myths and realities of a particular indigenous resistance to British imperialism – the ‘Maori Wars’. I […]

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