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Truth in history / Oscar Handlin.

Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press, 1979.
ISBN 0674910257, 9780674910256

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George Washington
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Subjects Geschichtstheorie.
Description xi, 437 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface: The abuses of history -- PERSONAL REFLECTIONS ON A CALLING: A discipline in crisis -- Living in a valley -- THE CENTRAL THEMES OF AMERICAN HISTORY: A history of American history -- Theories of historical interpretation -- Historical criticism -- An instance of criticism -- DEALING WITH THE EVIDENCE: How to read a word -- How to count a number -- Seeing and hearing -- History in a world of knowledge -- PERSISTENT THEMES AND HARD FACTS: Political theory and popular thought -- Man and magic -- Good guys and bad -- The two-party system -- THE USES OF HISTORY: The diet of a ravenous public -- Ethnicity and the new history -- The uses of history -- Acknowledgments.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4504004
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WorldCat Identities Handlin, Oscar, 1915-2011.
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