Tony Judt

“Forgetting, I would even go so far as to say historical error, is a crucial factor in the creation of a nation; thus the progress of historical studies is often a danger for national identity . . . The essence of a nation is that all individuals have many things in common, and also that they have forgotten many things’. Ernest Renan”


Tony Judt, Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945
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Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945 Postwar: A History of Europe Since 1945 by Tony Judt
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