Reviews of the first edition:'This essay should become essential reading for any student of the period' - Peter Burley, History Today'Constitutes an invaluable guide through the literature and the controversies ... This discussion will serve as a useful introduction for both early modernists and students of the nineteenth century.' - Alan Metters, Teaching History
About the Author
WILLIAM DOYLE is Professor of History at the University of Bristol and a Fellow of the British Academy.