- Author : J. L. Wisenthal
- Publisher : Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press
- Release : 28 July 1988
- ISBN : UCAL:B4538482
- Page : 186 pages
- Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters
Get a book entitled Shaw s Sense of History, was written by J. L. Wisenthal and published by Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press. This book was released on 28 July 1988 with total pages 186. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. 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.