What is History?
By (author) Edward Hallett Carr
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What is History? by Edward Hallett Carr
Book DescriptionE.H. Carr's What Is History? is the classic introduction to the theory of history. Exploding the Victorian myth of history as a simple record of fact, Carr draws on sources from Nietzsche to Herodotus to argue for a more subtle definition of history as "an unending dialogue between the present and the past". Lively, scholarly and challenging, this book is essential reading for anyone interested in the meaning of history and its role in society.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780141037738
(181mm x 111mm x mm)
Imprint: Penguin Books Ltd
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Edward Hallett Carr
What is History?, Paperback (November 1990)
Shows that the 'facts' of history are simply those which historians have selected for scrutiny. This title includes material which presents the conclusions of the author's notes.
Bolshevik Revolution, 1917-1923, Paperback (March 1985)» View all books by Edward Hallett Carr
"E. H. Carr's History of Soviet Russia holds a unique position in the vast literature on Bolshevism and Soviet Russia. No other work on this subject comparable in scope and scale exists in English or in any other language, including the Russian." -Times Literary Supplement
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