The Meaning of History: A Dictionary of Quotations

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"[This is] a virtually exhaustive selection of the definitions of history given by a large number of past and present historians. The major contribution of this volume is that it underscores the great variety of approaches to the subject which have been taken by historians. Hopefully, it may counteract the current impression of professional historians that only analytical and explanatory approaches are valid. The volume should also be of value not only for classes in historiography but also for reference use by beginning history students who will gain thereby some comprehension of the variety of historical approaches which have been followed in the past."- Earl R. Beck Professor Emeritus of History Florida State University

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Containing some 3,000 quotations by 1,000 writers from different cultures, times, and perspectives, this book will fascinate readers who enjoy reflecting on history. Choice This unusual work examines the literature of history and its attempts to define the meaning of history. Approximately three thousand quotations by about 1,000 prominent philosophers, writers, and historians offer diverse interpretations of the significance of historical study, ranging from history viewed as bunk to history elevated to lyric poetry. The entries, arranged alphabetically by author, represent a variety of cultures and disciplines, and are documented as fully as possible by context, author, author birth and death dates, and vocation. Topics such as the role of the historian, the definition of history, the purpose of the study of history, and the values that history imparts broaden the scope of the work and enliven the debate over the meaning of history. Scholars, historians, and students will welcome this book, and it will also be of great use to academic and public libraries as a unique reference work.

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