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It recalls the favourite dictum of the great liberal journalist C. P. Scott: "Facts are
sacred, opinion is free." Now this clearly will not do. I shall not embark on a
philosophical discussion of the nature of our knowledge of the past. Let us
assume for ...
Namier was a true conservative—not a typical English conservative, who when
scratched turns out to be 75 per cent liberal, but a conservative such as we have
not seen among British historians for more than a hundred years. Between the ...
... an English translation of Die Idee der Staatsrdson, published under the title
Mach- iavellism in 1957; Dr. Stark perhaps exaggerates the super-rational
element in Meinecke's third period. In the iconoclastic 1930's, when the Liberal
Party had ...
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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
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