Review of Victorian Narratives of the Recent Past: Memory, History, Fiction by Helen Kingstone

Title

Review of Victorian Narratives of the Recent Past: Memory, History, Fiction by Helen Kingstone

Description

The nineteenth century saw a number of ways in which amateurs and professional historians and novelists approached the presentation of history, especially histories of the recent past. Eminent, professional historians at universities, and those aspiring to join them, increasingly avoided commenting on periods within living memory on the grounds that…

Creator

A. G. van den Broek

Source

George Eliot Review
2017: 48, 96-98

Publisher

GER and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 2017
Digitized 2017

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Citation

A. G. van den Broek, “Review of Victorian Narratives of the Recent Past: Memory, History, Fiction by Helen Kingstone,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed February 25, 2018, http://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/873.