became a pro-Boer when the Boer war was ending, having studied the imperial project in The Conquest of Mexico by William Hickling Prescott
. More broadly, this study and its application gave her a...
's representation of Jews and Jewish history was profoundly influenced by novelists, pre-eminently Walter Scott
, and by historians including Americans Washington Irving
and William H. Prescott
Ragussis, Michael. Figures of Conversion: "The Jewish Question" and English National Identity. Duke University Press, 1995.