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Leopold von Ranke (1795-1886), generally recognized as the founder of the school of modern critical historical scholarship, and Jacob Burckhardt (1818-1897), the great Swiss proponent of cultural interpretation, are fathers of modern history--giants of their time who continue to exert an immense influence in our own. They are usually seen as contrasts, Ranke as representative of political history and Burckhardt of cultural history. In five essays, each flowing gracefully into the next, the distinguished historian Felix ...

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History: Politics or Culture? Reflections on Ranke and Burckhardt 2016, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691630977

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History: Politics or Culture? Reflections on Ranke and Burckhardt 2014, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691601229

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History: Politics or Culture? Reflections on Ranke and Burckhardt 1990, Princeton University Press, Princeton

ISBN-13: 9780691031637

Hardcover