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Paru au début des années soixante-dix, à contre-courant de la mode quantitativiste de l'époque, cet essai de Paul Veyne ressemble à une machine de guerre. Son titre marque le renouveau de la réflexion sur l'histoire comme mode d'écriture et inaugure la période du "retour au récit". Longtemps incompris, de lecture difficile mais ô combien stimulante, ce petit livre rejette ...more
Paperback, 438 pages
Published March 25th 1996 by Points (Seuil) (first published 1968)
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Paul Veyne is a French archaeologist and historian, and a specialist on Ancient Rome. A former student of the École normale supérieure and member of the École française de Rome, he is now honorary professor at the Collège de France.

Professeur honoraire au Collège de France, Paul Veyne est un des plus grands historiens français de l’Antiquité romaine. Ses nombreuses publications sur la sociologie r
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“... l'histoire est connaissance mutilée. Un historien ne dit pas ce qu'a été..., mais ce qu'il est encore possible d'en savoir.” 2 likes
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