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6 edition of History in crisis? found in the catalog.

History in crisis?

recent directions in historiography

by Norman James Wilson

  • 192 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Pearson Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography.,
  • History -- Philosophy.,
  • History -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNorman J. Wilson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD13 .W59 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 182 p. ;
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3298364M
    ISBN 100131835521
    LC Control Number2004025004

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