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The Nature of History (Macmillan Student Editions)

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A thoroughly revised edition of this comprehensive study of the nature of history and its place in modern society.
Published January 1st 1970 by The Macmillan Press Ltd
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Sycamore
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Arthur Marwick’s The Nature of History would make a pretty good primer on the history of history, if it were still 1970. Nonetheless, it is extremely interesting to read the view of history from 1970, before cliometrics, before Foucault and the explosion of Identity politics, hell, even before Fukuyama and the triumph of the financier over democracy, post-cold war.

In a basic way, I learned more about the course the discipline has taken over time in Marwick’s opening chapters than in Carr and Bl
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Shelves: history, my-book
Good, had to read it for my BA.
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