European history

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collection of essays by 8 authors
November 30, 2019
This volume, containing revised and expanded versions of eight papers originally presented at the workshop The Marriage of Philology and Scepticism: Uncertainty and Conjecture in Early Modern Scholarship and Thought held at the Warburg Institute in June 2012, addresses the question of uncertainty in early modern scholarship and thought. The eight papers confront an array of problems, texts, scholars and intellectual contexts, from introductory assessments of the nature of Greek scepticism, particularly in its relation to ancient grammar and medieval thought, to in-depth analyses of the semantic family of uncertainty, as well as of the notion of divination; from case studies of the textual transmission, and relevant editorial problems, of...
Matt Frei
November 1, 2011
Journalist Matt Frei's personal account of the fall of the Berlin Wall in November 1989.
A.J. Nicholls
January 1, 2001
Elaine Williamson
January 1, 1996