Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Gateway to History” as Want to Read:
The Gateway to History
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Gateway to History

4.25  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
In this book one of America's most distinguished historians defines the scope and variety of his field and outlines his views on history's objectives both as a science and as an art. Professor Nevins has expanded & revised the original text of 1937 & offers stimulating insight into historians' methods of interpreting and presenting the past from the brilliance of T ...more
Paperback, 440 pages
Published 1962 by Anchor Books, Doubleday & Company (first published 1938)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Gateway to History, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Gateway to History

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-22)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Gene Ruyle
Gene Ruyle rated it really liked it
Aug 28, 2012
Elizabeth rated it it was amazing
Dec 27, 2008
James Lee
James Lee rated it it was amazing
Dec 09, 2011
Jon rated it liked it
Dec 28, 2016
Russell rated it it was amazing
Feb 20, 2016
Howard rated it really liked it
Dec 16, 2014
Jacob rated it liked it
Feb 05, 2012
Bob rated it it was amazing
Mar 05, 2014
Bill Patton
Bill Patton marked it as to-read
Feb 21, 2013
John Adkins
John Adkins marked it as to-read
May 13, 2013
Andrew marked it as to-read
Apr 22, 2015
J marked it as to-read
May 20, 2015
Matthew marked it as to-read
Oct 05, 2015
Hany marked it as to-read
Oct 27, 2015
Kyle marked it as to-read
Apr 07, 2016
James marked it as to-read
Sep 28, 2016
Jason marked it as to-read
Oct 14, 2016
Stacy marked it as to-read
Jan 09, 2017
SirJohnMac marked it as to-read
Mar 17, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Allan Nevins was an American historian and journalist, renowned for his extensive work on the history of the Civil War and his biographies of such figures as President Grover Cleveland, Hamilton Fish, Henry Ford, and John D. Rockefeller.
More about Allan Nevins...

Share This Book