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Historians' Fallacies : Toward a Logic of Historical Thought
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by Perennial
Paperback (30 January, 1970)
(10 reviews) 4.9 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A book on logic and thinking: This is a classic that should be read by anyone interested in history. Fischer has created a typology of the kinds of errors historians make.
Historic Cottages of Mackinac Island
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by Arbutus Press
Hardcover (01 December, 2001)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Beautiful book: Organized and well researched. Interesting era in Michigan's history.

Historical Dynamics : Why States Rise and Fall (Princeton Studies in Complexity)
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by Princeton University Press
Hardcover (29 September, 2003)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A new avenue for historical research: I remember that some years ago when I discovered "Looking at History through Mathematics" by Nicolas Rashevsky(published in 1968 by the MIT Press)I was at first enthralled by the title but then fairly disappointed by the book itself for in fact it contains verylittle history: no solid statistical data,
Historical Ontology
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by Harvard University Press
Paperback (15 September, 2004)

Historical Theory: Ways of Imagining the Past
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by Routledge
Paperback (September, 2002)
Historical Thinking and Other Unnatural Acts: Charting the Future of Teaching the
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by Temple University Press
Paperback (29 April, 2001)
(3 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Calling all educators: A MUST HAVE!: OK, the fact that he is "the" professor who changed the course of my life notwithstanding: This is a terrific book,

Historiography : Ancient, Medieval, and Modern
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by University of Chicago Press
Paperback (01 March, 1995)
(4 reviews) 4.25 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Immigrants into the future: When I studied for the MA, this book (and John Lukacs' "Historical Consciousness") had the greatest influence on my developed historiography.B
Historiography in the Twentieth Century: From Scientific Objectivity to the Postmodern
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by Wesleyan University Press
Paperback (15 January, 1997)
(4 reviews) 4.75 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: An excellent and well-written overview.: One of the great revelations I had in college many, many years ago occurred in the stacks of the library.

History and Historians: A Historiographical Introduction (5th Edition)
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by Prentice Hall
Paperback (27 March, 2002)
(3 reviews) 4.33 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A lot of history in a few pages: This book describes itself as a brief survey of the philosophy of history intended for novice historians and beginning students of history.
History and Historians: Selected Papers of R.W. Southern
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by Blackwell Publishers
Hardcover (15 October, 2004)

History and Memory After Auschwitz
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by Cornell University Press
Paperback (01 March, 1998)
(2 reviews) 3.5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A good entry for your bibliography or home library.: If you are in academia, this is a book you will find as a useful addition to your bibliography.
History and Memory
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by Columbia University Press
Paperback (15 November, 1996)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: history: This review is necesary for understand the History Teory, it's more importand for thaformation of de Historian

History As Mystery
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by City Lights Books
Paperback (01 September, 1999)
(13 reviews) 4.54 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Angry, Tough to Chew Food for Thought: Michael Parenti's History as Mystery was a wonderful discovery. As a fan of all things historical,
History As Propaganda: Tibetan Exiles Versus The People's Republic Of China
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by Oxford University Press
Hardcover (04 September, 2004)

History in Crisis? Recent Directions in Historiography
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by Prentice Hall
Paperback (14 December, 1998)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: An excellent introduction for Undergraduates: After years of searching for a suitable basic introductory text for undergraduate courses in the philosophy and method of history,
History Student Writer's Manual, The
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by Prentice Hall
Paperback (10 October, 1997)
(1 reviews) 1 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A Pitiful Pain: No surprises here this volume was not worth the money I paid for it. As plain and colorless as a textbook can be.

History's Memory : Writing Americas Past, 1880-1980
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by Harvard University Press
Paperback (25 October, 2004)
History, Theory, Text : Historians and the Linguistic Turn
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by Harvard University Press
Paperback (30 October, 2004)

History: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
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by Oxford University Press
Paperback (01 April, 2000)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Excellent reader: Like others in this series, this pocket tome exposes the reader not only to an overview of the discipline of History,
Hope : Adventures of a Diamond
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by Ballantine Books
Hardcover (26 March, 2002)
(5 reviews) 2.2 out of 5 stars
Editorial Review: Born scores of miles below the earth's surface eons ago, the great gemknown today as the Hope diamond has been "crisscrossing countries and culturesfor more than two thousand years," bringing fortune and disaster alike to itsmany owners.

In Defense of History
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by W.W. Norton & Company
Paperback (January, 2000)
(5 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Not the last word but enjoyable and provocative.: There has been an ongoing and vigorous debate in the philosophy of history for the last thirty or so years concerning the ways in which postmodernism should or should not impact the writing of history.I
Inventing the Middle Ages
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by Perennial
Paperback (01 February, 1993)
(13 reviews) 3.62 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Creative Non-Fiction and a little Historiography: If you were a history major like me at the University of Delaware in the late 70's,

Islamic & European Expansion: The Forging of a Global Order (Critical Perspectives
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by Temple University Press
Paperback (01 August, 1993)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: An excellent cross-cultural study: This historiographical study about Islamic and European colonization gives me insight into how colonizers assimilated with indigenous peoples and its ultimate effects.
Jefferson and the Ordeal of Liberty - Volume III (Jefferson and His Time, Vol 3)
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by Little, Brown
Hardcover (30 January, 1962)
(3 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Research paper vs. Story Telling: So far i have given this series thumbs up due to the historical significance coupled with Duman Malone's detailed account of Thomas Jefferson in the period during which the story takes place.

Jefferson and the Rights of Man - Volume II (Jefferson and His Time, Vol 2)
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by Little, Brown
Hardcover (30 January, 1951)
(5 reviews) 3.8 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Politics Politics Politics: The book primarily focuses on Jeferson's political career, namely secretary of state, starting with the formation of the presidency (1788).
Jefferson the President: Second Term 1805 - 1809 - Volume V (Jefferson and His Time,
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by Little, Brown
Hardcover (30 March, 1974)
(3 reviews) 4.67 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Difficulties: What can be said about this monument to Jefferson scholarship? I am sure that somewhere in universities around the United States there are "scholar squirrels who want to put down this invaluable resource in Jefferson studies.

Knowing, Teaching, and Learning History: National and International Perspectives
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by New York University Press
Paperback (01 November, 2000)
Landscape And Memory
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by Vintage
Paperback (05 November, 1996)
(10 reviews) 4.7 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: All very well, but does it have a point?: This is an interesting book, which contains the hallmarks of the Schama style: lavish illustration,

Language Policy and Identity Politics In The United States
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by Temple University Press
Paperback (01 April, 2000)
Lee and His Generals in War and Memory
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by Louisiana State University Press
Hardcover (01 September, 1998)
(5 reviews) 4.2 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Great Detail on Lee, worthy of Douglas Freeman: Excellent book on Lee and his generals. Covers Lee's unique hands off style and his relationships with his senior staff with mini biographies.

Lies Across America : What Our Historic Sites Get Wrong
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by Touchstone
Paperback (14 November, 2000)
(56 reviews) 3.41 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Can be Preachy, but is very Informative: Positive first: I found this book to be very well researched and full of great information.
Lies My Teacher Told Me : Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong
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by Touchstone
Paperback (03 September, 1996)
(258 reviews) 3.9 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Clever Critique deteriorates into socialist propoganda: This book starts out with a very clever critique of the way American History textbooks are written.

Locating American Studies: The Evolution of a Discipline
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by Johns Hopkins University Press
Paperback (01 November, 1998)
Looking Askance: Skepticism and American Art from Eakins to Duchamp
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by University of California Press
Hardcover (01 September, 2004)

Maps and History: Constructing Images of the Past
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by Yale University Press
Paperback (01 September, 2000)
Martin Heidegger and the Problem of Historical Meaning (Perspectives in Continental Philosophy,
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by Fordham University Press
Paperback (01 November, 2003)
(2 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Paperback 2nd revised edition in English to be published Nov: To be published in English in paperback in November 2003 by Fordham University Press,

Mary Emmerling's American Country Flags
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by Clarkson Potter
Hardcover (04 December, 2001)
Masters of Death: The SS-Einsatzgruppen and the Invention of the Holocaust
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by Knopf
Hardcover (07 May, 2002)
(36 reviews) 4.39 out of 5 stars
Editorial Review: Masters of Death is Richard Rhodes's chronological account of the Third Reich's Einsatzgruppen (a hand-picked task force) and its death work--the executions of 1.5 million people, Jews and non-Jews--in Russia and Eastern Europe from 1941 through 1943.

MDW NTR Divine Speech: A Historiographical Reflection of African Deep Thought from
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by Karnak House
Paperback (January, 1995)
Mickey Mouse History and Other Essays on American Memory (Critical Perspectives on
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by Temple University Press
Paperback (01 May, 1996)
(6 reviews) 3.67 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Not a Mickey Mouse History, but a Donald Duck Rebuttal: Aside from a proverbial axe that Mr. Wallace is grinding (especially in the Reagan essay),

Modern Historiography: An Introduction
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by Routledge
Paperback (February, 1999)
Modern South Asia: History, Culture, and Political Economy
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by Routledge
Paperback (01 March, 1998)
(7 reviews) 3 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Hackneyed: The book lacks originality and boldness, that is required for a post-colonial understanding of the past 300 years of Indian history.

More Ghost Towns of Texas
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by University of Oklahoma Press
Hardcover (01 July, 2003)
More Than Dates & Dead People: Recovering a Christian View of History
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by Cumberland House Publishing
Paperback (01 October, 2000)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Alive in History: This ia a lightwieght book about a sometimes heavy wieght subject. It takes a novice at history and helps put it in a light that makes it relevant for study.

Museum Studies: An Anthology of Contexts
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by Blackwell Publishers
Paperback (01 October, 2003)
Narratives of Islamic Origins: The Beginnings of Islamic Historical Writing (Studies in Late Antiquity and Early Islam,
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by Darwin Press, Incorporated
Hardcover (01 May, 1998)
(2 reviews) 4.5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Lucid and Convincing: This work is a key contribution in the debate over the historicity and reliability of the early Islamic tradition.

Natives and Academics: Researching and Writing About American Indians
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by University of Nebraska Press
Paperback (01 April, 1998)
(3 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: How to research 101: A must have for writers looking to explore the world of American Indians through Academia. This book makes a great place to start for any writers outside the world of the American Indian because it informs from the perspective necessary to invoke change in the poorly and mainly Euroview of the American experience.
Nearby History (Second Edition)
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by Altamira Press
Paperback (13 September, 2000)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Nearby History (2nd edition): I found that "Nearby History" (2nd edition) was actually quite an informative book. I was looking for something in particular about my family,

Negation, Subjectivity, and the History of Rhetoric
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by State University of New York Press
Paperback (01 November, 1996)
(2 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: To read this book is to challenge all you k(no)w.: With his Negation, Subjectivity, and the History of Rhetoric, Victor Vitanza makes a gift to us,
Negotiated Empires: Centers and Peripheries in the New World, 1500-1820
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by Routledge
Paperback (28 February, 2002)

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