Founder's Day Talk - By Sword and Rifle Divided? The English and American Civil Wars in Comparative Historical Perspective
"By Sword and Rifle Divided? The English and American Civil Wars in Comparative Historical Perspective" This is a FREE public lecture. Both English and American society still bear the scars of the internecine strife which characterized them in mid-seventeenth and mid-nineteenth centuries. Each conflict had its martyrs, its heroes and its villains, and each still has a contested legacy.In this lecture, Dr. Steven Hindle, W.M. Keck Foundation Director of Research at The Huntington, explores how the tools of comparative history can help analyze the similarities and differences between the two experiences of civil war.
The Huntington Library, Art Collections, & Botanical Gardens, Ahmanson Classroom (View)
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108
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