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The historian belongs not to the past but to the present. Professor Trevor-Roper
tells us that the historian "ought to love the past." 4 This is a dubious injunction.
To love the past may easily be an expression of the nostalgic romanticism of old ...
I have hitherto consistently used the conventional phrase "past and present." But,
we all know, the present has no more than a notional existence as an imaginary
dividing line between the past and the future. In speaking of the present, I have ...
But some historians write history which is more durable, and has more of this
ultimate and objective character, than others; and these are the historians who
have what I may call a long-term vision over the past and over the future. The
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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
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - antiquary - LibraryThing
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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