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CHAPTER I THE HISTORIAN AND HIS FACTS What is history? Lest anyone
think the question meaningless or superfluous, I will take as my text two
passages relating respectively to the first and second incarnations of The
Cambridge Modern ...
As Mr. Elton neatly puts it in a volume of The New Cambridge Modern History, "
what distinguishes the historian from the collector of historical facts is
generalization"; 7 he might have added that the same thing distinguishes the
natural scientist ...
The conviction expressed by the professor of Chinese in his inaugural lecture five
years ago that "China cannot be regarded as outside the mainstream of human
history" 2 has fallen on deaf ears among Cambridge historians. What may well ...
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - msaucier818 - LibraryThing
This was the definition of a dry read. I read this for a graduate class, and my purpose in reading the book was to try and develop an understanding of how we think about research and the past. I did ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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It puzzles me that Carr was taken so seriously as a "distinguished historian" in British academic circles, considering that he spent the first part of his career championing appeasement of Germany and much of the rest admiring Stalin. Vollständige Rezension lesen
The Historian and His Facts
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