Samuel Eliot Morison's Historical World: In Quest of a New Parkman

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University Press of New England, 1991 - History - 367 pages
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At a time when his colleagues prided themselves on their ability to write the dullest prose on narrowest topics, Morison (1887-1976) set out to write history that would appeal to the general public ... Read full review

Contents

Historical Roots
1
The Making of a Historian
13
The Great Triumvirate
31
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Professor of American studies at Skidmore College, Gregory M. Pfitzer is author of Picturing the Past: Illustrated Histories and the American Imagination, 1840-1900.

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