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A Man of Contradictions: A Life of A. L. Rowse

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A Man of Contradictions: A Life of A. L. Rowse - Ollard, Richard
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He proclaimed himself a genius and raged against the slightest criticism from fellow scholars; he was a Marxist who despised the 'Idiot People'; he could be generous and affectionate yet hurled insults at his friends; he inveighed against Puritanism but was himself in many ways a Puritan: A. L. Rowse was a man of many contradictions. In this clear-sighted and absorbing biography, Richard Ollard examines the many sides of Rowse's Protean personality to reveal a man who, whatever he was responding to - public affairs, the ...

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A Man of Contradictions: A Life of A. L. Rowse 2013, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571302857

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A Man of Contradictions: A Life of A. L. Rowse 2000, Penguin Group, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780140284706

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