Select Bibliography for Age of Empire

Anderson, Patricia. When Passion Reigned: Sex and the Victorians. Basic Books, 1995.

Barker, Kevin. Paradise Alley. HarperCollins, 2002.

Binkley, Robert C. Realism and Nationalism, 1852-1871. Harper and Row, 1935.

Birnbaum, Pierre. The Anti-Semitic Movement: A Tour of France in 1898. Hill and Wang.

Bowle, John. The Imperial Achievement: The Rise and Transformation of the British Empire.  Little, Brown, 1974.

Bredin, Jean-Denis. The Affair: The Case of Alfred Dreyfus. Braziller, 1986.

Briggs, Asa. Victorian People: A Reassessment of Persons and Themes, 1851-1867. Chicago, 1955.

Brown, Dee. The Year of the Century: 1876.  Scribner's, 1966.

Burns, Michael. Dreyfus: A Family Affair, 1789-1945.  HarperCollins, 1991.

Cannadine, David. Ornamentalism: How the British Saw Their Empire. Oxford, 2001.

Clark, G. Kitsen. The Making of Victorian England. Atheneum, 1972.

Curtiss, John Shelton. Russia's Crimean War. Duke, 1979.

Dangerfield, George. The Strange Death of Liberal England. Paladin, 1972.

       . The Damnable Question: One Hundred and Twenty Years of Anglo-Irish Conflict.  Atlantic-Little, Brown, 1976.

Deak, Istvan. The Lawful Revolution: Louis Kossuth and the Hungarians 1848-1849. Columbia University Press, 1979.

Dijkestra, Bram. Idols of Perversity: Fantasies of Feminine Evil in Fin-de-Siecle Culture. Oxford Univeristy Press, 1986.

       . Evil Sisters: The Threat of Female Sexuality and the Cult of Manhood. Knopf, 1996.

Edgerton, Robert B. Like Lions They Fought: The Zulu War and the Last Black Empire in South Africa. Ballantine Books, 1988.

Farwell, Bryon. Queen Victoria's Little Wars. W. W. Norton, 1972.

       . Mr. Kipling's Army. W. W. Norton, 1981.

       . Eminent Victorian Soldiers: Seekers of Glory. W. W. Norton, 1985.

       . The Great Anglo-Boer War. W. W. Norton, 1987.

       . Armies of the Raj: From the Great Indian Mutiny to Independence. Norton, 1989.

Fay, Peter Ward. The Opium War, 1840-42. University of North Carolina Press, 1975.

Foldy, Michael. The Trials of Oscar Wilde: Deviance, Morality, and Late-Victorian Society. Yale University Press, 1997.

Fraser, George MacDonald. Flashman: From the Flashman Papers 1839-42. Plume, 1969.

       . Flash for Freedom! Plume, 1971.

       . Flashman at the Charge. Plume, 1973.

       . Flashman and the Redskins. Plume, 1982.

      . Flashman and the Dragon. Plume, 1987.

Gay, Peter. Schnitzler's Century: The Making of the Middle-Class Culture, 1815-1914. W. W. Norton, 2002.

       . The Bourgeois Experience: Vol. I: Education of the Senses. Oxford, 1984.

       . The Bourgeois Experience: Vol. II: The Tender Passion. Oxford, 1986.

       . The Bourgeois Experience: Vol. III: The Cultivation of Hatred. W. W. Norton, 1993.

       . The Bourgeois Experience: Vol. IV: The Naked Heart. W. W. Norton, 1995.

       . The Bourgeois Experience: Vol. V: Pleasure Wars. W. W. Norton, 1998.

Gilfoyle, Timothy J. The City of Eros: New York City, Prostitution, and the Commercialization of Sex. W. W. Norton, 1992.

Goldfrank, David M. The Origins of the Crimean War. Longman's, 1994.

Grenville, J. A. S. Europe Reshaped, 1848-1878. Cornell University Press, 1976.

Halasz, Nicholas. Captain Dreyfus: The Story of Mass Hysteria. Simon and Schuster, 1968.

Hamilton, Richard. Bourgeois Epoch: Marx and Engels on Britain, France, and Germany. North Carolina, 1991.

Harding, James. Boulanger: France's Demagogue on Horseback. Scribner's, 1971.

Hibbert, Christopher. The Great Mutiny: India, 1857. Viking, 1978.

       . The Royal Victorians: King Edward VII, His Family and Friends. New York: Lippincott, 1976.

Holmes, Rachel. Scanty Particulars: The Scandalous Life and Astonishing Secret of Queen Victoria's Most Eminent Military Doctor. Random House, 2002.

Hopkirk, Peter. The Great Game: The Struggle for Empire in Central Asia. Kodansha, 1992.

Hensher, Philip. The Mulberry Empire. Alfred A. Knopf, 2002.

Horn, Alistair. The Fall of Paris. Macmillan, 1965.

Howard, Michael. The Franco-Prussian War. Methuen, 1961.

James, Lawrence. The Rise and Fall of the British Empire. St. Martin's, 1997.

       . Raj: The Making and Unmaking of British India. St. Martin's, 1998.

James, Robert Rhodes. The British Revolution, 1880-1939. New York: Knopf, 1976.

Jenkins, Roy. Asquith. Dutton, 1966.

       . Gladstone. Random House, 1997.

Kanigel, Robert. The One Best Way: Frederick Winslow Taylor and the Enigma of Efficiency. Viking, 1997.

Keneally, Thomas. The Great Shame. Doubleday, 1999.

Kinealy, Christine. The Great Calamity: The Irish Famine, 1845-52. Roberts Rinehart, 1995.

Laxton, Edward. The Famine Ships: The Irish Exodus to America. Henry Holt, 1996.

Lee, Stephen J. British Political History, 1815-1914. Routledge, 1994.

London, Jack. The Iron Heel. Lawrence Hill Books, 1907.

Macrory, Patrick. Retreat from Kabul. The Lyons Press, 2002.

McClintock, Anne. Imperial Leather: Race, Gender and Sexuality in the Colonial Contest.  Routledge, 1995.

McLellan, David. Karl Marx: His Life and Thought. Harper and Row, 1973.

Magnus, Philip. King Edward VII. Penguin, 1964.

       . Gladstone. Dutton, 1964.

Marshall, Andrew. The Trouser People: A Story of Burma in the Shadow of Empire. Counterpoint, 2002.

Mason, A. N. The Four Feathers. Penguin, 1902.

Mason, Michael. The Making of Victorian Sexual Attitudes. Oxford, 1994.

____. The Making of Victorian Sexuality. Oxford, 1995.

Meyer, Karl E, and Brysac, Shareen Blair. Tournament of Shadows: The Great Game and the Race for Empire in Central Asia. Counterpoint, 1999.

Moorehead, Alan. The White Nile. HarperCollins, 1960.

       . The Blue Nile. HarperCollins, 1962.

Morris, Donald R. The Washing of the Spears. Simon and Schuster, 1965.

Padover, Saul K. Karl Marx: An Intimate Biography. McGraw-Hill, 1978.

Palmer, Alan. The Decline and Fall of the Ottoman Empire. Barnes and Noble, 1992.

Parkenham, Thomas. The Boer War. Random House, 1979.

       . The Scramble for Africa: White Man's Conquest of the Dark Continent from 1876 to 1912. Random House, 1991.

Preston, Diana. The Boxer Rebellion. Berkley Books, 2000.

Rich, Norman. Why the Crimean War? A Cautionary Tale. Brown-New England University Press, 1985.

Robinson, Ronald. Africa and the Victorians. Macmillan, 1965.

Rumbelow, Donald. The Complete Jack The Ripper. New York Graphic Society, 1974.

St. Aubyn, Giles. Edward VII: Prince and King. Atheneum, 1979.

Schlereth, Thomas J. Victorian America: Transformations in Everyday Life. Harper, 1991

Schorske, Carl E. Fin-de-Siecle Vienna: Politics and Culture. Vintage, 1981.

Schroeder, Paul W. Austria, Great Britain, and the Crimean War. Cornell, 1972.

Shannon, Richard. The Crisis of Imperialism, 1865-1915. Paladin, 1976.

Strage, Mark. Cape to Cairo: Rape of a Continent. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973.

Taylor, A. J. P. The Struggle for the Mastery of Europe, 1848-1918. Oxford, 1954.

       . Bismarck: The Man and the Statesmen. Vintage, 1955.

Teich, Mikulas and Porter, Roy. Fin de Siecle and its Legacy. Cambridge, 1990.

Waller, John H. Gordon of Khartoum: The Saga of a Victorian Hero. Atheneum, 1984.

Ward, Andrew. Our Bones are Scattered: The Cawnpore Massacres of the Indian Mutiny of 1857. Henry Holt, 1996.

Wilson, A. N. The Victorians. W. W. Norton, 2003.

Wilson, Trevor. The Downfall of the Liberal Party, 1915-1935. Fontana, 1968

Woodham-Smith, Cecil. The Great Hunger. Harper and Row, 1962.

         . The Reason Why. E. P. Dutton, 1953.

Yafa, Stephen. Big Cotton: How a Humble Fiber Created Fortunes Wrecked Civilizations and Put America on the Map. Viking, 2005.