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HIST2002 Bibliography: L

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Authors with last name beginning with L

La’u, Yisra’el Me’ir, Forewords by Shimon Peres and Elie Wiesel, translated from the Hebrew by Jessica Setbon and Shira Leibowitz Schmidt, Out of the Depths:  The Story of a Child of Buchenwald Who Returned Home at Last (New York, New York:  Sterling Publishing, 2011), pp. 380.


Large, David Clay, Munich 1972:  Tragedy, Terror, and Triumph at the Olympic Games (Lanham, MD.; Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2012), pp. 372.


Lawday, David, The Giant of the French Revolution:  Danton, a Life (New York, New York:  Grove Press, 2009), pp. 294.


Lee, Alexander, The Ugly Renaissance:  Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in the Age of Beauty (New York, New York:  Doubleday, 2013), pp. 433.


Lee, Christopher, 1603:  The Death of Queen Elizabeth I, the Return of the Black Plague, the Rise of Shakespeare, Piracy, Witchcraft, and the Birth of the Stuart Era (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 2003), pp. 368.


Lettow, Paul, Ronald Reagan and His Quest to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (New York, New York:  Random House, 2005), pp. 327.


Levin, Edmund, A Child of Christian Blood:  Murder and Conspiracy in Tsarist Russia:  The Beilis Blood Libel (New York, New York:  Schocken Books, 2014), pp. 377.


Le Vine, Steve, The Oil and the Glory:  The Pursuit of Empire and Fortune on the Caspian Sea (New York, New York:  Random House, 2007), pp. 470.


Levy, Buddy, River of Darkness:  Francisco Orellana’s Legendary Voyage of Death and Discovery Down the Amazon (New York, New York:  Bantam Books, 2011), pp. 324.


Lieven, Dominic, The True Story of the Campaigns of War and Peace:  Russia Against Napoleon (New York, New York:  Viking Penguin, 2010), pp. 618. 


Loebl, Suzanne, America’s Medicis:  The Rockefellers and Their Astonishing Cultural Legacy (New York, New York:  Harper, 2010), pp. 429.

Lacy, Robert, The Kingdom:  Arabia & the House of Sa’ud (New York, New York:  Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, Publishers, 1981), pp. 630.  Also see:  Anscombe, Frederick F.;  Aronson, Michael I.;  Baker, James A.;  Brown, Carl L.;  Coll, Steve;  Finklestone, Joseph;  Heller, Joseph;  Herzog, Chaim;  Macfie, A. L.;  Monk, Daniel B.;  Morris, Benny;  Oren, Michael B.;  Rashid, Ahmed;  Sanders, Ronald;  Shalom, Zaki;  Shultz, George P.;  and Wallach, Janet.


Laffan, Michael, The Resurrection of Ireland:  The Sinn Féin Party, 1916-1923 (Cambridge, U.K.;  Cambridge University Press, 1999), pp. 512.  Also see:  Bell, J. Bowyer;  Coogan, Tim P.;  Geraghty, Tony;  Jackson, Alvin;  Moloney, Ed;  Taylor, Peter;  and Townshend, Charles.


Lamb, Richard, Churchill as War Leader (New York, New York:  Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc., 1991), pp. 400.  Also see:  Hume, James C.;  Keegan, John;  Jenkins, Roy;  Lukacs, John;  Manchester, William;  and Strafford, David. 


Laqueur, Walter, Fascism, Past, Present and Future (New York, New York:  Oxford University Press, 1996), pp. 263.  Also see:  Howson, Gerald;  Preston, Paul;  Soucy, Robert;  and Weintraub, Stanley.


Laue, Theodore H., von, Sergei Witte and the Industrialization of [Tsarist] Russia (New York, New York:  Atheneum, 1969), pp. 360.  Also see:  Harcove, Sidney.  


Leamer, Laurence, The Kennedy Women:  The Saga of an American Family (New York, New York:  Villard Books, 1994), pp. 933.  Also see:  Collier, Peter;  Dallek, Robert;  Damore, Leo;  Hersh, Seymour;  Maier, Thomas;  Manchester, William;  Perret, Geoffrey;  and Posner, Gerald.


Leckie, Robert, Delivered From Evil:  The Saga of World War II (New York, New York:  Harper & Row, Publishers,1987), pp. 998.  Also see:  Barbier, M. K.;  Berkhoff, Karel C.;  Beschloss, Michael;  Blair, Clay;  Budiansky, Stephen;  Bukey, Evan Burr;  Corum, James S.;  Deighton, Len;  Dupuy, Trevor N.;  Harman, Nicholas;  Irving, David;  Kershaw, Ian;  Murray, Williamson;  Paxton, Robert O.;  Price, Morgan;  Shirer, William L.;  Smith, Bradley F.;  Spector, Ronald H.;  Tarling, Nicholas;  Taylor, A. J. P.;  and Weinberg, Gerhard.


Lefebvre, Georges, translated from the French by Elizabeth Moss Evanson, The French Revolution:  From Its Origins to 1793 (London, U.K.;  Routledge & K. Paul, 1962-1964), volume I, pp. 366.  Also see:  Asprey, Robert, et al.;  Burke, Edmond;  Carlyle, Thomas;  Christophe, Robert;  Cooper, Duff;  Dodd, Ann B.;  Gooch, George P.;  Greenbaum, Louis S.;  Hardman, John;  Hibbert, Christopher;  Pinkney, David H.;  Reilly, Robin;  and Tackett, Timothy. 


_____, translated from the French by John Hall and James Frigugliette, The French Revolution:  From 1793 to 1799 (New York, New York:  Columbia University Press, 1964), volume II, pp. 430.  Note:  Also see the next listing under, Lefebvre, Georges.


_____, translated from the French by Henry F. Stockhold, Napoleon:  From 18 Brumaire to Tilsit, 1799-1807 (New York, New York:  Columbia University Press, 1969), volume I, pp. 337.  Also see:  Asprey, Robert;  Castelot, André;  Chandler, David;  Elting, John R.;  Geyl, Peter;  Meyerson, Daniel;  Muir, Rory;  Roberts, Andrew;  Schom, Alan;  Thompson,. J. M.;  Weider, Ben; and Hamilton-Williams, David.


_____, translated from the French by J. E. Anderson, Napoleon:  From Tilsit to Waterloo (New York, New York:  Columbia University Press, 1969), volume II, pp. 414.  Also see:  Ditto, see above listings under Lefebvre, Georges.


Lehmberg, Stanford E., The [English] Reformation Parliament,1529-1536 (Cambridge, U.K.;  Cambridge University Press, 1970), pp. 282.  Also see:  Ackroyd, Peter;  Armstrong, Edward;  Arnold, Thomas; Beckingsale, B. W.;  Burckhardt, Jacob;  Cohn, Henry J.;  Crabites, Pierre;  dickens, A. G.;  Dobbs, Madeleine H.; Elton, Geoffrey R.;  Erickson, Carolly;  Erlanger, Rachel;  Gregorovius, Ferdinand;  Guy, John;  Haig, Christopher;  Hale, John;  Hook, Judith;  Knecht, Robert J.;  Mac Caffrey, Wallace;  Machiavelli, Niccoló;  Mc Conica, James K.;  More, Thomas M.;  Parker, Kenneth L.;  Parker, Thomas H. L.;  Parker, Thomas M.;  Richardson, Glenn;  Ridley, Jasper;  Searle, Graham;  Scarisbrick, J. J.;  Seward, Desmond;  Simons, Eric;  Smith, Lacy Baldwin;  Smith, H. Maynard;  Solt, Leo F.;  Starkey, David;  Thompson James W.;  Trease, Geoffrey;  Williams, Neville;  and Wooding, Lucy E. C.       


Leonard, Carol S., Reform and Regicide:  The Reign of Peter III of Russia, [1728-1762.]  (Bloomington, IN.;  Indiana University Press, 1993), pp. 232.  Also see:  Alexander, John T.;  Coughlan, Robert;  Cronin, Vincent;  Madariaga, Isabel de;  Montefiore, Simon Sebag;  Rice, Tamara Talbot;  and Troyat, Henri.


Levack, Brian P., The Formation of the British State:  England, Scotland, and the Union of 1603-1707 (New York, New York:  Oxford University Press, 1987), pp. 260.  Also see:  Ashley, Maurice;  Daiche, David;  Fraser, Antonia;  Hill, Brian;  Hill, Christopher;  Horwitz, Henry;  Hutton, Ronald;  Kishlansky, Mark;  Lockyer, Roger;  Macleod, John;  Michael, Wolfgang;  Miller, John;   and Trevelyan, George Macualay.


Levi, Anthony, Cardinal Richelieu and the Making of France, [1585-1642.]  (New York, New York:  Carroll & Graf, 2000), pp. 327.  Also see:  Marvick, Elizabeth W.;  and Trease, Geoffrey R. R. 


_____, Renaissance and Reformation:  The Intellectual Genesis (New Haven, CT.;  Yale University Press, 2002), pp. 483.  Also see:  Armstrong, Edward;  Arnold, Thomas;  Burckhardt, Jacob;  Cohen, Henry J.;  Elmer, Peter;  Erlanger, Rachel;  Ferraro, Joanne M.;  Gregorovius, Ferdinand;  Hale, John;  Hook, Judith;  Kekewich, Lucille;  Knecht, Robert J.;  Kuehn, Thomas;  Machiavelli, Niccolò;  Martines, Lauro;  Richardson, Glenn;  Ridley, Jasper;  Seward, Desmond;  Thompson, James W.;  Trease, Geoffrey;  and Whitlock, Keith.   


Levin, Nora, The Holocaust Years:  The Nazi Destruction of European Jewry, 1933-1945 (Malabar, FL.;  Krieger Publishing Co., 1990), pp. 768.  Also see:  Arad, Yitzhak;  Botwinck, Rita S.;  Frank, Anne;  Gilbert, Martin;  Kessel, Sim;  Knop, Guido;  Mac Donald, Callum;  Mller, Melissa;  Rashke, Richard L.;  and Smith, Helmut W.


Levin, Norman G., Woodrow Wilson and the Paris Peace Conference (Lexington, MA.;  Heath, 1972), pp.  232.  Also see:  Macmillan, Margaret;  and Thompson, John.


Lewis, Warren H., The Scandalous Regent:  A Life of Philippe, Duc d’ Orléans, 1674-1732 (New York, New York:  Harcourt, Brace & World, 1961), pp. 228.  Also see:  Barker, Nancy; Beriner, Olivier;  Hurt, John J.;  Kamen, Henry;  Lynn, John A.;  Michael, Prince of Greece;  Ranum, Orest A.;  and Shennan, J. H.  


Lincoln, W. Bruce, Nicholas I, Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias, [1796-1855.]  (Bloomington, IN.;  Indiana University Press, 1980), pp. 424.  Also see:  Barker, A. J.;  Curtiss, John S.;  Custine, Marquis de;  Graham, Stephen;  Palmer, Alan;  Royle, Trevor;  Seaton, Albert;  and Wetzel, David.


_____, The Romanovs:  Autocrats of All the Russias, [1613-1917.]  (New York, New York:  The Dial Press, 1981), pp. 852.  Also see:  Longworth, Philip;  Massie, Robert K.;  and Raleigh, Donald J.


_____, In War’s Dark Shadow:  The Russians Before the Great War, [1891-1914.]  (New York, New York:  The Dial Press, 1983), pp. 557.  Also see:  Herlihy, Patricia;  Kennan, George;  and Pleshakov, Constantine.


_____, Passage Through Armageddon:  The Russians in War & Revolution, 1914-1918 (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 1986), pp. 637.  Also see:  Abraham, Richard;  Asprey, Robert;  Barlow, Ima C.;  Bush, Eric W.;   De Groot, Gerard;  Dobson, Christopher;  Figes, Orlando;  Gilbert, Martin;  Groom, Winston;  Hall, Richard;  Heyman, Neil M.;  Katkov, George;  Keegan, John;  Luckett, Richard;  Mac Donald, Lynn;  Massie, Robert K.;  Mc Queen, Humphrey;  Schapiro, Leonard;  Showalter, Dennis E.;  Stone, Norman;  and Wrangel, Alexis;.  Also see:  See the additional listings by W. Bruce Lincoln.


_____, Red Victory:  A History of the Russian Civil War, [1918-1921.]  (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 1989), pp. 637.  Also see:  Luckett, Richard;  and Wrangel, Alexis.


_____, The Great Reforms, [1855-1881]:  Autocracy, Bureaucracy, and the Politics of Change in Imperial Russia (De Kalb, IL.;  Northern Illinois University Press, 1990), pp. 281.  Also see:  Elk, Ben;  and Graham, Stephen.


_____, The Conquest of A Continent:  Siberia and the Russians (New York, New York:  Random House, 1994), pp. 500.  Also see:  Hopkirk, Peter. 


_____, Between Heaven and Hell:  The Story of A Thousand Years of Artistic Life in Russia (New York, New, New York:  Viking, 1998), pp. 511.  Also see:  Massie, Suzanne.


_____, Sunlight at Midnight:  St. Petersburg and the Rise of Modern Russia (New York, New York:  Basic Books, 2000), pp. 419.  Also see:  Massie, Robert K.;  and Massie, Suzanne.


Ling, Peter J., Martin Luther King, Jr., [1929-1968.]  (New York, New York:  Routledge, 2002), pp. 365.  Also see:  Frady, Marshall;  and Posner, Gerald L.


Listowel, Judith, A Habsburg Tragedy:  Crown Prince Rudolf (New York, New York:  Dorset Press, 1978), pp. 316.  Also see:  Bagdasarian, Nicholas Der;  Barany, George;  Beller, Steven;  Blanning, T. C. W.;  Bridge, F. R.;  Browning, Reed;  Cecil, Lamar;  Craig, Gordon A.;  Crankshaw, Edward;  Palmer, Alan;  Rosselli, John;  Schroeder, Paul W.;  an Solomon, Maynard. 


Loades, D. M., The Reign of Mary Tudor:  Politics, Government and Religion in England, 1553-1558 (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 1979), pp. 516.  Also see:  Crabites, Pierre;  Elton, Geoffrey R.;  Erickson, Carolly;  Fraser, Antonia;  Guy, John;  Ridley, Jasper;  and Smith, Lacy Baldwin. 


_____, Mary Tudor:  A Life (Oxford, U.K.;  Oxford University Press, 1992), pp. 410.  Also see the listing immediately above under, Loades, Alan. 


Lock, Ron & Peter Quantrill, Zulu Victory:  The Epic of [Battle of] Isandhlwana and the Cover-Up (Mechanicsburg, PA.;  Stackpole Books, 2002), pp. 224.  Also see:  Barthorp, Michael;  Clammer, David;  Edgerton, Robert;  and  Knight, Ian.


Lockyer, Roger, Tudor and Stuart Britain, 1471-1714 (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 1964), pp.  484.  Also see:  Ackroyd, Peter;  Ashley, Maurice;  Cohn, Henry J.;  Crabites, Pierre;  Daiche, David;  Dobbs, Madeleine H.;  Elton, Geoffrey R.;  Fraser, Antonia;  Guy, John;  Hill, Brian;  Hill, Christopher;  Horwitz, Henry;  Hutton, Ronald;  Kishlansky, Mark;  Levack, Brian P.;  Mac Caffrey, Wallace;  Martines, Lauro;  Mc Conica, James K.;  Michael, Wolfgang;  Miller, John;  More, Thomas M.;  Searle, Graham W.;  Starkey, David;  Richardson, Glenn;  Ridley, Jasper;  Rowse, A. L.;  Smith, Lacy, Baldwin;  Smith, H. Maynard;  Simons, Eric;  and Williams, Neville.       


_____, Buckingham:  The Life and Political Career of George Villiers, First Duke of Buckingham, 1592-1628 (London, U.K.;  Longman, 1984), pp. 506.  Also see:  Fraser, Antonia;  John, Evan; and Wedgwood, Cicely V.


Longworth, Philip, The Art of Victory:  The Life and Achievements of [Russian] Field Marshal [Aleksandr] Suvorov, 1729-1800 (New York, New York:  Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1966), pp. 350.  Also see:  Madariaga, Isabel de;  Mc Grew, Roderick;  and Montefiore, Simon Sebag. 


_____, The Three Empresses:  Catherine I, Anne and Elizabeth of Russia, [1725-1761.]  (New York, New York:  Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1973), pp. 242.  Also see:  Curtiss, Mina;  Lincoln, W. Bruce;  and Raleigh, Donald J.


_____, Alexis, [1638-1676]:  Tsar of All the Russias (New York, New York:  Franklin Watts, 1984), pp.  304.  Also see:  Gordon, Linda;  Hughes, Lindsey;  Lincoln, W. Bruce;  Massie, Robert K.;  and Raleigh, Donald J.


Luckett, Richard, The White Generals:  An Account of the White Movement and the Russian Civil War, [1918-1921.]  (London, U.K.;  Routledge & Keegan Paul, 1971), pp. 413.  Also see:  Dobson, Christopher;  Lincoln, W. Bruce;  Pipes, Richard;  and Wrangel, Alexis.


Lukacs, John, [Winston] Churchill, [1874-1965]:  Visionary, Statesman, Historian (New Haven, CT.;  Yale University Press, 2002), pp. 202.   Also see:  Hume, James C.;  Keegan, John;  Jenkins, Roy;  Lamb, Richard;  and Strafford, David.


Luvaas, Jay, editor and translator, Frederick the Great on the Art of War (New York, New York:  The Free Press, 1966), pp. 391.  Also see:  Anderson, Fred;  Asprey, Robert;  Browning, Reed;  Fraser, David;  and Hamilton, Edward Pierce.


Lynch, John, Caudillos in Spanish America, 1800-1850 (New York, New York:  Oxford University Press, 1992), pp. 468.  Also see:  Adams, Jerome R.;  Archer, Christian I.;  Dulles, John W. F.;  Johnson, John J.;  Richmond, Richard V.;  Scheina, Robert I.;  Turner, Frederick C.;  and Wood, Michael.


Lynn, John A., The Wars of Louis XIV, 1667-1714 (New York, New York:  Longman, 1999), pp.  421.  Also see:  Barker, Nancy;  Bernier, Olivier;  Hurt, John J.;  Kamen, Henry;  Michael, Prince of Greece;  Ranum, Orest A.;  and Shennan, J. H.