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What is history? : the George Macaulay Trevelyan lectures delivered in the University of Cambridge January-March 1961

Author: Edward Hallett Carr
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1962. ©1961
Series: George Macaulay Trevelyan lectures, 1961.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
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A philosophical interpretation of history, examining the significance of historical study as a science and a reflection of social values.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Carr, Edward Hallett, 1892-1982.
What is history?
New York, Knopf, 1962 [©1961]
(OCoLC)571744783
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Hallett Carr
OCLC Number: 397273
Description: 209 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: The historian and his facts --
Society and the individual --
History, science, and morality --
Causation in history --
History as progress --
The widening horizon.
Series Title: George Macaulay Trevelyan lectures, 1961.
Responsibility: Edward Hallett Carr ; fellow of Trinity College.

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A philosophical interpretation of history, examining the significance of historical study as a science and a reflection of social values.

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