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Historians on history

Historians on history

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Published by Pearson Longman in Harlow, England, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Philosophy,
  • Historiography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited and introduced by John Tosh.
    ContributionsTosh, John.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.8 .H6241742 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16888167M
    ISBN 109781405801683
    LC Control Number2008023720

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