What is history?

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Knopf, 1962 - History - 209 pages
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User Review  - Elliots89 - LibraryThing

This book probably would have been much more useful to me had I read it before I started my history degree not a good few years after it. Nevertheless this book contains some essays about what is history from a historian's point of view however I found it quite hard going at times. Read full review

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User Review  - TLCrawford - LibraryThing

Edward Hallett Carr’s What is History? is still a remarkable work of historiography fifty years after it was written. Originally written as a series of lectures at Cambridge University in 1961 the ... Read full review

Contents

The Historian and His Facts
3
Society and the Individual
36
History Science and Morality
70
Copyright

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