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Historical Bibliographies : Adams, A Manual of Historical Literature, 1882/1888



C.K. Adams, A manual of historical literature, comprising brief descriptions of the most important histories in English, French and German, together with practical suggestions as to methods and courses of historical study 1882 IA, 1888 IA

1882 edition

I. Introduction : on the Study of History p.1
II. Universal Histories p.31
1. Narrative Histories p.31
2. Histories of Civilization and Progress p.42
3. Works on the Philosophy of History p.57
III. Histories of Antiquity. p.71
1. General Histories p.71
2. Special Histories p.75
3. Histories of Civilization and Progress. p.80
IV. Histories of Greece p.88
1. General Histories p.88
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.93
3. Histories of Civilization and Progress. p.103
V. History of Romee. p.114
1. General Histories p.114
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.126
3. Histories of Civilization and Progress. p.140
VI. Histories of the Middle Ages p.152
1. General Histories p.152
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.159
VII. Histories of Modern Times p.187
1. General Histories p.187
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.194
3. Histories of Institutions and Civilization. p.209
VIII. Histories of Italy p.220
1. General Histories p.220
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.223
3. Histories of Individual States. p.236
IX. Histories of Germany p.246
1. General Histories p.246
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.250
3. Histories of Individual States. p.263
4. Histories of Institutions and Civilization. p.276
X. Histories of France p.297
1. General Histories p.297
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.304
3. Histories of Institutions and Civilization. p.349
XI. Histories of Russia and Poland p.377
1. Histories of Russia p.377
2. Histories of Poland. p.384
3. Histories of Civilization and Progress. p.389
XII. Histories of the Smaller Nations of Europe p.400
1. Histories of Spain and Portugal p.400
2. Histories of Switzerland. p.411
3. Histories of Turkey and Modern Egypt. p.413
4. Histories of Holland and Belgium p.417
5. Histories of Scandinavia p.422
XIII. Histories of England p.433
1. General Histories p.433
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.443
3. Political, Social and Constitutional Histories. p.474
XIV. Histories of the United states p.530
1. General Histories p.530
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.538
3. Local Histories, and Histories of Individual States. p.545
4. Political, Social and Constitutional Histories. p.566
5. Important Biographies and Collected Writings p.578

1888 edition

I. Introduction : on the Study of History p.1
II. Universal Histories p.31
1. Narrative Histories p.31
2. Histories of Civilization and Progress p.42
3. Works on the Philosophy of History p.57
III. Histories of Antiquity. p.75
1. General Histories p.75
2. Special Histories p.79
3. Histories of Civilization and Progress. p.84
IV. Histories of Greece p.94
1. General Histories p.94
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.99
3. Histories of Civilization and Progress. p.109
V. History of Romee. p.122
1. General Histories p.122
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.134
3. Histories of Civilization and Progress. p.148
VI. Histories of the Middle Ages p.162
1. General Histories p.162
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.169
VII. Histories of Modern Times p.203
1. General Histories p.203
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.210
3. Histories of Institutions and Civilization. p.225
VIII. Histories of Italy p.238
1. General Histories p.238
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.241
3. Histories of Individual States. p.254
IX. Histories of Germany p.266
1. General Histories p.266
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.270
3. Histories of Individual States. p.283
4. Histories of Institutions and Civilization. p.296
X. Histories of France p.323
1. General Histories p.323
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.330
3. Histories of Institutions and Civilization. p.375
XI. Histories of Russia and Poland p.407
1. Histories of Russia p.407
2. Histories of Poland. p.414
3. Histories of Civilization and Progress. p.419
XII. Histories of the Smaller Nations of Europe p.430
1. Histories of Spain and Portugal p.430
2. Histories of Switzerland. p.441
3. Histories of Turkey and Modern Egypt. p.443
4. Histories of Holland and Belgium p.447
5. Histories of Scandinavia p.452
XIII. Histories of England p.465
1. General Histories p.465
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.475
3. Political, Social and Constitutional Histories. p.506
XIV. Histories of the United states p.566
1. General Histories p.566
2. Histories of Limited Periods. p.574
3. Local Histories, and Histories of Individual States. p.581
4. Political, Social and Constitutional Histories. p.602
5. Important Biographies and Collected Writings p.614










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