Frontiers of History Historical Inquiry in the Twentieth Century by Donald R. Kelley

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Published by Yale University Press .

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Subjects:

  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Historiography,
  • History / General,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • 20th century,
  • Philosophy

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9712669M
ISBN 100300120621
ISBN 109780300120622

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