In Defense of History

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Author(s): Richard J. Evans
Original Publish Date: Jun 30, 2018
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Product Number: Z100138144
Released: Jun 30, 2018
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ISBN: #9781977327062
Narrator/s: Julian Elfer
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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In his compact, brilliant, and compulsively readable account, Richard J. Evans shows us how historians manage to extract meaning from the recalcitrant past. To materials that are frustratingly meager, or overwhelmingly profuse, they bring an array of tools that range from agreed-upon rules of documentation to the critical application of social and economic theory, all employed with the aim of reconstructing a verifiable, usable past. Evans defends this commitment to historical knowledge from the attacks of postmodernist critics who deny the possibility of achieving any kind of certain knowledge about the past.

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Author(s): Richard J. Evans
Narrator(s): Julian Elfer
Product Number DD38419
Released: Jun 30, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781977307064

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