- Author : J. L. Wisenthal
- Release Date : 18 September 1988
- Publisher : Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press
- Genre : Historical drama, English
- Pages : 186 pages
- ISBN 13 : UOM:39015014592318
Download or read book entitled Shaw's Sense of History by author: J. L. Wisenthal which was release on 18 September 1988 and published by Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press with total page 186 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Shaw's thinking about history was fundamental to his work as a dramatist; historical issues deeply engaged his plays, whether set in the past or the present. This is the first book to explore this preoccupation with historical themes, demonstrating how Shaw's interest in the historical process achieved dramatic expression, and throwing new light on the playwright's accomplishment in a variety of plays.