The age of Bismarck and Garibaldi still fascinates. We study how the great political forces – conservatism and liberalism, nationalism and socialism – contended for the hearts and minds, and in times of war or revolution, the lives of Europeans.
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Course Dates 2019 – 2020
Mondays 7pm to 9pm John Stevens
These courses take place at Stoke Lodge
- 10 sessions 23 September £126 / £76 HPCE
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Tutor – John Stevens
A lawyer by profession until my retirement in 2013, I have a lifelong interest in history and an enthusiasm to communicate and share this interest by both the spoken and written word.
My interests are wide and include in particular the Stuart era in Britain and nineteenth century English and European political history.
I have also published work, and lectured on, aspects of Bristol history in the period 1800-1850.
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