By-ways of Cambridge history.

  • 157 Pages
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  • English
University Press , Cambridge [Eng.]
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Cambridge (Eng

LC ClassificationsDA690.C2 K4
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Paginationxxv, 157 p.
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Open LibraryOL6522543M
LC Control Number47030734

In this charming little book, first published informer Mayor Florence Ada Keynes looks back on her long association with the city of Cambridge, with essays on various aspects of Cambridge history, as well as her own experiences as a student, an academic's wife, and a public by: 1. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Keynes, Florence Ada, b.

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By-ways of Cambridge history [Florence Ada Keynes] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is the last of four books on the history of Cambridge University by the distinguished historian and Fellow of Trinity College D.A.

Winstanley, first published in It covers the period from towhen new University Statutes resulting from the Royal Commission were implemented in the face of considerable opposition. Originally published inthis book contains the text of ten lectures arranged by the History of Science Committee at the University of Cambridge in Each speaker covered a different aspect of scientific endeavour, focussing mostly on advances made Pages:   By-Ways of Cambridge History As an early student at Newnham College and subsequently as the wife of John Neville Keynes, Florence Ada Keynes (née Brown), () spent her entire adult life living in : Cambridge University Press.

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Cambridge's nearest equivalent, a four volume set under the editorship of Christopher Brooke, was marred by the fact that Brooke had to rescue volume 2 from the hands of its author who had got mired in interesting by-ways but was hardly explaining the history of his period, and by Brooke's own treatment from being a breathless attempt /5(3).

She was the first female councillor of Cambridge Borough Council, and was also a town magistrate. At 70 years of age, Keynes became Mayor of Cambridge in Retiring from public duties inshe wrote a personal history of Cambridge, By-Ways of Cambridge History (Cambridge University Press, ).(wiki).

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It is owned and managed by the Cambridge City Architect: Charles Cowles-Voysey. By-Ways of Cambridge History As an early student at Newnham College and subsequently as the wife of John Neville Keynes, Florence Ada Keynes (née Brown, (–) spent her entire adult life living in Cambridge.

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Retiring from public duties inshe wrote a history of Cambridge, By-Ways of Cambridge History (Cambridge University Press, ).

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In she published a memoir, Gathering up the threads (W Heffer & Son Ltd, ), in which she discusses her ancestors along with the childhoods of her children John Maynard, Margaret and : Florence Ada Brown, 10 March. Growth Of The City.

Cambridge is essentially a town that has originated from the two bridgeheads that guarded the crossing of the Cam by the Roman Road—the Hadstock or Huntingdon Way of the Middle Ages: what has recently been described as the 'spine' of the town.

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The Cambridge History of the Bible: The West from the Reformation to the Present Day, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, p. The value of the type of text Codex Vaticanus has for the New Testament is a well known and continuing controversy among Bible believers. And, somewhat surprisingly for a Cambridge history professor with such in-depth knowledge of Ireland, the few, forgivable, errors in this wide-ranging text include one real Hibernian howler: the IRA certainly did not “blow Michael Collins’s head off in an ambush”, as a glance at Sir John Lavery’s painting of Collins lying in state with Author: Matt Elton.

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In London's By-Ways from the Beautiful England and Scotland series, published by Blackie and Son Limited. Probably a reprint from the Rating: % positive. Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet.

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Both for story's participants and for us, the readers. I hope it doesn't sound strange, but I thought it read like you were constantly wiping a steamed-up window, so you can what was happening more clearly/5.played a prominent part in the municipal life of Cambridge, has been mayor of the town, and has published, ina most in-teresting book of studies entitled By-ways in Cambridge History.

(I have to thank Mrs. Keynes for her kindness in giving me information and .