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Murray, Robert H. (Robert Henry) 1874-

Overview
Works: 96 works in 399 publications in 3 languages and 5,373 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Outlines and syllabi  Bibliography  Manuscripts 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: BX1386, 320.903
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Most widely held works by Robert H Murray
The political consequences of the Reformation; studies in sixteenth-century political thought by Robert H Murray( Book )

26 editions published between 1926 and 1960 in English and German and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the papacy in the 19th century : liberty and authority in the Roman Catholic Church by J. B Bury( Book )

14 editions published between 1930 and 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Erasmus & Luther : their attitude to toleration by Robert H Murray( Book )

26 editions published between 1920 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the English social and political thinkers of the nineteenth century by Robert H Murray( Book )

35 editions published between 1929 and 1972 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of political science from Plato to the present by Robert H Murray( Book )

21 editions published between 1926 and 1930 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Group movements throughout the ages by Robert H Murray( Book )

13 editions published between 1935 and 1972 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and scientists in the nineteenth century by Robert H Murray( Book )

22 editions published between 1925 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Five-and-twenty centuries have passed since the greatest of all Greek historians, Thucydides, wrote: "People do not distinguish; without a test they take things from one another: even on things of their own day, not dulled by time, Hellenes are apt to be all wrong. So little pains will most men take in search for truth: so much more readily they turn to what comes first." The Greek applied these mournful words to history. It is the purpose of this book to apply them to science. The scientist should be a man willing to listen to every suggestion, to every hypothesis, but should also be determined to be the slave of neither suggestion nor hypothesis. With an open mind, uninfluenced by preconceived ideas, he sets out on his quest for truth inspired by the desire of ascertaining what Virgil deemed the fortunate lot of him who found out the causes of events in the world of matter, just as the historian seeks the causes of events in the world of affairs. These pages have been written in the hope that scientists will read them in order to detect the presence of hypotheses that are inflicting grave injury on the progress of their several departments. In a sense my book forms an assault upon science, or, to put it more correctly, upon the preconceptions that lie at its base. I have confined my attention to the nineteenth century, and in the careers of the men investigated I stop my account of them ten years after they effect their chief contribution to their particular corner of the domain of knowledge. Had I gone to, say, the eighteenth century and studied Newton's career, I could have made my account a thousand-fold stronger. In order to be quite fair, I determined to concentrate my attention on the nineteenth century"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2007 APA, all rights reserved)
Edmund Burke, a biography by Robert H Murray( Book )

15 editions published between 1931 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland by Robert H Murray( Book )

13 editions published between 1922 and 1924 in English and Undetermined and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The individual and the state; their relationship historically considered with some of its bearings on the future of civilisation by Robert H Murray( Book )

14 editions published between 1945 and 1947 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Revolutionary Ireland and its settlement by Robert H Murray( Book )

8 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short guide to the principal classes of documents preserved in the Public record office, Dublin by Robert H Murray( Book )

8 editions published between 1919 and 1969 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short guide to some manuscripts in the library of Trinity college, Dublin by Robert H Murray( Book )

9 editions published between 1920 and 1969 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dublin University and the new world; a memorial discourse preached in the chapel of Trinity College, Dublin, May 23, 1921 by Robert H Murray( Book )

3 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The king's crowning by Robert H Murray( Book )

11 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journal of John Stevens, containing a brief account of the war in Ireland, 1689-1691 by John Stevens( Book )

6 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archbishop Bernard, professor, prelate and provost by Robert H Murray( Book )

8 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland, 1494-1603 by Robert H Murray( Book )

8 editions published between 1920 and 1990 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland, 1603-1714 by Robert H Murray( Book )

7 editions published between 1920 and 1969 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ireland, 1714-1829 by Robert H Murray( Book )

6 editions published between 1920 and 1969 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Murray, R. H.

Murray, Robert H.

Murray, Robert H. b. 1874

Murray, Robert H. (Robert Henry), b. 1874

Murray, Robert Henry.

Murray, Robert Henry 1874-

Murray, Robert Henry 1874-1947

Languages
English (264)

German (1)

French (1)