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HIST2002 Bibliography: P

Use this guide to find books for Dr. Moulton's HIST2002 class.

Authors with last names beginning with P

Pantsov, Alexander, Mao:  The Real Story (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 2012), pp. 755.

 

Parker, Derek, Casanova (Gloucestershire, U.K.; Thrupp, 2002), pp. 276.

 

Patenaude, Bertrand, Trotsky:  Downfall of a Revolutionary (New York, New York:  HarperCollins, 2009), pp. 370.

 

Patterson, James T., Restless Giant:  The United States from Watergate to Bush vs. Gore (New York, New York:  Oxford University Press, 2005), pp. 448.

 

Payne, Stanley G., The Spanish Civil War, The Soviet Union, and Communism (New Haven, CT.; Yale University Press, 2004), pp. 400.

 

Penn, Thomas, Winter King:  Henry VII and the Dawn of Tudor England (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 2012), pp. 448.

 

Perlstein, Rick, The Invisible Bridge:  The Fall of Richard Nixon and the rise of Reagan (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 2014), pp. 880.

 

Perret, Geoffrey, Lincoln’s War:  The Untold Story of America’s Greatest President as Commander in Chief (New York, New York:  Random House, 2004), pp. 470.

 

Philbrick, Nathaniel, The Last Stand:  Custer, Sitting Bull, and the Battle of the Little Bighorn (New York, New York:  Viking 2010), pp. 466.

 

Phillips, Roderick, Alcohol:  A History (Chapel Hill, N.C.; The University of North Carolina Press, 2014), pp. 370.

 

Pilecki, Witold, translated from the Polish by Jarek Garlinski, The Auschwitz Volunteer:  Beyond Bravery (New York, New York:  Aquila Polenica Publishing, 2012), pp. 406.

 

Platt, Stephen R., Autumn in the Heavenly Kingdom:  China, the West and the Epic Story of the Taiping Civil War (New York, New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 2012), pp. 470.

 

Preisler, Jerome, Code Name Caesar:  The Secret Hunt for U-Boat 864 during World War II (New York, New York:  Berkley Books, 2012), pp. 287.


Pakenham, Thomas, The Boer War, [1899-1902.]  (New York, New York:  Random House, 1979), pp. 718.   Also see:  Rice, Edward;  Peckham, Howard H.;  Preston, Diana;  Roberts, Cecil;  Warner, Philip; Wiley, Peter B.;  Wilson, Jeremy;  and Zeigler, Philip.

 

_____, The Scramble For Africa:  The White Man’s Conquest of the Dark Continent From 1876 to 1912 (New York, New York:  Random House, 1991), pp. 738.  Also see:   Dugard, Martin;  Rice Edward;  Roberts, Cecil;  and Rotberg, Robert.

 

Palmer, Alan W., Metternich, [1773-1859, Austrian Statesmen and Arbiter of Post Napoleonic Europe.] (London, U.K.;  Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1972), pp. 405.  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;  Listowel, Judith;  Rosselli, John;  Schroeder, Paul W.;  and Solomon, Maynard.

 

_____, The Crimean War, [1853-1856.] (New York, New York:  Dorset Press, 1987), pp. 364.  Also see:  Barker, A. J.;  Curtiss, John S.;  Graham, Stephen;  Lincoln, W. Bruce;  Palmer, Alan;  Royle, Trevor;  Seaton, Albert;  and Wetzel, David.

 

Pares, Bernard, The Fall of the Russian Monarchy:  A Study of the Evidence (London, U.K.;  Jonathan Cape, L.T.D., 1939), pp. 510.   Also see:  Massie, Robert;  Perry, John;  and Radzinsky, Edvard.   

 

Parker, Geoffrey (ed.), The Thirty Years’ War, [1618-1648.]  (London, U.K.;  Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1984), pp. 340. Also see:  Croxton, Derek;  Fletcher, Charles R. L.;  Roberts, Michael;  and Wedgwood, Cicely.

 

Parker, Kenneth L., The English Reformation:  A Study of Doctrine and Discipline From the Reformation to the Civil War, [1532-1641.]  (New York, New York:  Cambridge University Press, 1987), pp. 250. Also see:  Cohn, Henry J.;  Dickens, A. G.;  Erickson, Carolly;  Fraser, Antonia;  Guy, John;  Haig, Christopher;  Lehmberg, Stanford E.;  Mac Caffrey, Wallace;  Manning, Roger B.;  Parker, Thomas H. L.;  Parker, Thomas M.;  Ridley, Jasper;  Scarisbrick, J. J.;  Searle, Graham;  Solt, Leo F.;  Starkey, David;  and Wooding Lucy E. C.

 

Parker, Thomas H. L., English Reformers (Philadelphia, PA.;  The Westminister Press, 1966), pp. 360.  Also see:  Ackroyd, Peter;  Cohn, Henry J.;  Dickens, A. G.;  Erickson, Carolly;  Fraser, Antonia;  Guy, John;  Haig, Christopher;  Lehmberg, Stanford E.;  Mac Caffrey, Wallace;  Parker, Thomas H. L.;  Parker, Thomas M.;  Ridley, Jasper;  Scarisbrick, J. J.;  Searle, Graham W.;  Starkey, David;  and Wooding, Lucy E. C.

 

Parker, Thomas M., The English Reformation to 1558 (New York, New York:  Oxford University Press, 1950), pp. 200.  Also see:  Ackroyd, Peter;  Bouwsma, William James;  Cohn, Henry J.;     Erickson, Carolly;  Fraser, Antonia;  Guy, John;  Haig, Christopher;  Janelle, Pierre;  Lehmberg, Stanford E.;  Mac Caffrey, Wallace;  Parker, Kenneth L.;  Parker, Thomas H. L.;  Ridley, Jasper;  Scarisbrick, J. J.;  Searle, Graham;  Solt, Leo F.;  Starkey, David;  Simons, Edith;  and Wooding, Lucy E. C. 

 

Parrish, Michael E., Anxious Decades:  America in Prosperity and Depression, 1920-1941 (New York, New York:  W.W. Norton & Company, 1992), pp. 529.  Also see:  Collier, Peter, et al.

 

Patterson, Robert, Dereliction of Duty:  The Eyewitness Account of How Bill Clinton Compromised America’s National Security (Washington, D.C.;  Regnery Publishing, Inc., 2003), pp. 216.  Also see:  Olson, Barbara.

 

Patton, George S. Jr., War As I Knew It (Boston, MA.;  Houghton Mifflin Company, 1947), pp. 425.  Also                see:  Blumenson, Martin;  Bradley, Omar M.;  Cohen, Elliot A.;  D’este, Carlo;  Eisenhower,                David;  Manchester, William;  and Irving, David.

 

Paxton, Robert O., Vichy France:  Old Guard and New Order, 1940-1944 (New York, New York:  Columbia University Press, 2001), pp. 399.  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;  Leckie, Robert;  Murray, Williamson;  Price, Morgan;  Shirer, William L.;  Smith, Bradley F.;  Spector, Ronald H.;  Tarling, Nicholas;  Taylor, A. J. P.;  and Weinberg, Gerhard.

 

Payne, Stanley G., Fascism in Spain, 1923-1977 (Madison, WI.;  The University of Wisconsin Press, 1999), pp. 601.  Also see:  De Menses, Filipe;  Howson, Gerald;  Laqueur, Walter;  Palla, Marco;  Preston, Paul;  and Weintraub, Stanley.

 

Peckham, Howard H., The Colonial Wars, 1689-1762 (Chicago, IL.;  University of Chicago Press, 1964), pp. 239.  Also see:  Pakenham, Thomas;  Preston, Diana;  and Wiley, Peter B.  

 

Pepys, Samuel, edited by William A. Armstrong et al, The Diary of Samuel Pepys (Berkeley, CA.;  University of California Press, 1970-1983), multiple volumes.  Also see:  Ollard, Richard L.

 

Perret, Geoffrey, Jack:  A Life Like No Other:  [The Life of President John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963.]  (New York, New York:  Random House, 2001), pp. 459.  Also see:  Cannon, Lou;  Cannon, James;  Collier, Peter;  Dallek, Robert;  Damore,  Leo;  Donovan, Robert J.;  Greenstein, Fred I.;  Hersh, Seymour;  Maier, Thomas;  Manchester, William;  Noonan, Peggy;  and Posner, Gerald L.

 

Perry, John C. and Constantine Pleshakov, The Flight of the Romanovs:  A Family Saga (New York, New York:  Basic Books, 1999), pp. 427.  Also see:  Massie, Robert K.;  Radzinsky, Edvard;  and Steinberg, Mark D.

 

Persico, Joseph E., The Imperial Rockefeller:  A Biography of Nelson A. Rockefeller:  [Entrepreneur, Republican Governor of New York and Vice-President of the United States.]  (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 1982), pp. 314.  Also see:  Chernow, Ron;  Collier, Peter;  Cannon, James;  Ford, Gerald R.;  Isaacson, Walton;  and Rockefeller, David.

 

_____, Casey:  The Lives and Secrets of William J. Casey:  From the OSS to the CIA (New York, New York:  Viking Press, 1990), pp. 599.  Also see:  Bamford, James;  Beschloss, Michael;  Bowker, Mike;  Brown, Anthony Cave;  Bush, George H. W.;  Crozier, Brian;  Gambone, Michael D.;  Gorlizki, Yoram;  Matlock, Jack F. Jr.;  Schecter, Jerrold;  Schweizer, Peter;  Shultz, George P.;   Talbot, Strobe;  Sudoplatov, Pavel;  Vlavianos, Haris;  Wise, David;  Wright, Peter;  and Zubok, Vladislav.     

 

Petrova, Ada and Peter Watson, The Death Åf Hitler:  The Full Story With New Evidence From Secret Russian Archives (New York, New York:  W.W. Norton & Company, 1995), pp. 180.  Also see:  Fest, Joachim;  Kershaw, Ian;  Malkin, Peter Z.;  and Posner, Gerald.

 

Pierson, Peter, Philip II of Spain, [1527-1598.]  (London, U.K.;  Thames and Hudson, 1975), pp. 240.  Also see:  Fernández-Armesto, Felipe;  Fernández, Alvarez Manuel;  Kamen, Henry;  Martin, Colin;  Richardson, Glen;  Schwarzenfeld, Gertrude von;  Searle, Graham W.;  and Thompson, James W.

 

Pinkard, Terry P., Hegel, [1770-1831]:  A Biography [of a German Philosopher.]  (Cambridge, MA.;  Cambridge University Press, 2000), pp. 780.  Also see:  Clark, Ronald;  Deutscher, Isaac;  Marx, Karl;  Medvedev, Roy A.;  Volkogonov, Dmitrii;  Wheen, Francis;  and Wolfe, Bertram.

 

Pinkney, David H., The French Revolution of 1830 (Princeton, N.J.;  Princeton University Press, 1972), pp.  397.

 

Pipes, Richard, The Russian Revolution, [1917-1921.]  (New York, New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 1990), pp.  944.  Also see:  Abraham, Richard;  Dobson, Christopher;  Figes, Orlando;  Herlihy, Patricia; Katkov, George;  Lincoln, Bruce;  Luckett, Richard;  Saul, Norman E.;  Schapiro, Leonard;  Spence, Richard B.;  and Wrangel, Alexis.  Note:  Also see the listings below under Pipes, Richard.

 

_____, Russia Under the Bolshevik Regime (New York, New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 1993), pp. 587.

 

_____ (ed.), The Unknown Lenin:  From the Secret [Soviet] Archives (New Haven, CT.;  Yale University Press, 1999), pp. 204.  Also see:  Volkogonov, Dmitrii.

 

Pleshakov, Constantine, The Tsar’s Last Armada:  The Epic Voyage to the Battle of Tsushima, [1905] (New York, New York:  Basic Books, 2002), pp. 396.  Also see:  Keegan, John;  and Lincoln, W. Bruce.

 

Plowden, Alison, Two Queens in One Isle:  The Deadly Relationship of Elizabeth I and Mary Queen of Scots, [1533-1587.]  (New York, New York:  Sutton Publishing, 1999), pp. 241.  Also see:  Erickson, Carolly;  Fraser, Antonia;  Guy, John;  Mac Caffrey, Wallace;  and Neale, John E. 

 

Posner, Gerald L. and John Ware, Mengele:  The Complete Story [of the Infamous Nazi Death Camp Doctor.]  (New York, New York:  McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1986), pp. 364.  Also see:  Malkin, Peter Z.;  and Petrova, Ada. 

 

_____, Case Closed:  Lee Harvey Oswald and the Assassination of JFK (New York, New York:  Random House, 1993), pp. 607.  Also see:  Dallek, Robert;  and Manchester, William.

 

_____, Killing the Dream:  James Earl Ray and the Assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. (New York, New York;  Random House, 1998), pp. 446.  Also see:  Frady, Marshall;  and Ling, Peter.

 

Pottinger, E. Anne, Napoleon III and the German Crisis of 1865-1866 (Cambridge, MA.;  Harvard University Press, 1966), pp. 238.  Also see:  Aubry, Octave;  Bagdasarian, Nicholas Der;  Barker, A. J.;  Barker, Nancy;  Beik, Paul Harold;  Bierman, John;  Bridge, F. R.;  Case, Lynn;  Cecil, Lamar;  Craig, Gordon;  Crankshaw, Edward;  Cunningham, Michele;  Curtiss, John S.;  Darmstaeder, Friedrich;  Duff, David;  Dupuy, Trevor;  Echard, William E.;  Erickson, Carolly;  Eyck, Brian;  Fischer-Fabian S.;  Feuchtwanger, Edgar;  Fleury, Maurice;  Kennan, George;   Guerard, Albert;  Howard, Michael;  Isser, Natalie;  Medlicott, William N.;  Millman, Richard;  Mitchell, Alan;  Palmer, Alan;  Ridley, Jasper;  Ritter, Gerhard;  Williamson-Ross, Hugh R.;  Royle, Trevor;  Seaton, Albert;  Smith, Dennis Mack;  Snyder, Louis;  Stearns, Peter G.;  Waller, Bruce;  Wawro, Geoffrey;  and Wetzel, David.  

 

Powers, Richard Gid, Secrecy and Power:  The Life of J. Edgar Hoover, [1895-1972:  First Director of the F.B.I.]  (New York, New York:  The Free Press, 1987), pp. 624.

 

Preston, Diana, The Boxer Rebellion:  The Dramatic Story of China’s War on Foreigners That Shook the World in the Summer of 1900 (New York, New York:  Walker, 2000), pp. 436.  Also see:  Pakenham, Thomas;  Peckham, Howard H.;  and Wiley, Peter B.  

 

Preston, Paul, [General Francisco] Franco [of Spain]:  A Biography, [1892-1975.]  (New York, New York:  Basic Books, 1994), pp. 1,002.  Also see:  De Menses, Filipe R.;  Howson, Gerald;  Laqueur, Walter;  and Weintraub, Stanley.

 

Price, Morgan P., Dispatches From the Weimar Republic:  Versailles and German Fascism (London, U.K.;  Pluto Press, 1999), pp. 220.  Also see:  Barbier, M. K.;  Beschloss, Michael;  Blair, Clay;  Budiansky, Stephen;  Bukey, Evan Burr;  Corum, James S.; Deighton, Len;  Dupuy, Trevor N.;  Harman, Nicholas;  Irving, David;  Kershaw, Ian;  Leckie, Robert;  Murray, Williamson;  Paxton, Robert O.;  Shirer, William L.;  Smith, Bradley F.;  Spector, Ronald H.;  Tarling, Nicholas;  Taylor, A. J. P.;  and Weinberg, Gerhard.