What Is History? - Carr, Edward Hallett

E.H. Carr's What Is History? is the classic introduction to the theory of history. Exploding the Victorian myth of history as a simple record of fact, Carr draws on sources from Nietzsche to Herodotus to argue for a more subtle definition of history as "an unending dialogue between the present and the past". Lively, scholarly and challenging, this ...

What is History? 1970, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140206524

New impression


What Is History? 1967, Vintage Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394703916

Trade paperback

What is History? 1961, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780333043516