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Published by Northwestern University Press .
Written in English


  • Historiography,
  • Great Britain -- History

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The Physical Object
Pagination214 p.
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13526741M

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About Reappraisals. We have entered an age of forgetting. Our world, we insist, is unprecedented, wholly new. The past has nothing to teach us. Drawing provocative connections between a dazzling range of subjects, from Jewish intellectuals and the challenge of evil in the recent European past to the interpretation of the Cold War and the displacement of history by . Book review of 'Reappraisals in History: E.H. Carr (), What is History? ' by Elizabeth Roberts. This book is the first comprehensive history of the anti-diphtheria campaign and the factors which facilitated or hindered the rollout of the national childhood immunization programme in Ireland. It is easy to forget the context in which Irish society opted to embrace mass childhood immunization. Dwyer shows us how we got where we are. Reappraisals: Reflections on the Forgotten Twentieth Century - Kindle edition by Judt, Tony. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Reappraisals: Reflections on the Forgotten Twentieth Century/5(45).

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hexter, J.H. (Jack H.), Reappraisals in history. [Evanston, Ill.] Northwestern University. Reappraisals in history. Northwestern University Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: J H Hexter. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Description: pages 23 cm: Reviews. User-contributed reviews Tags. Add tags for "Reappraisals in history.". Be the first. Like any other great book of its kind, Reappraisals is not the final word on the diverse range of topics it covers, but it is a wonderful stepping stone to explore more. My second Tony Judt book and, as usual, this book introduced me to many books, events and ideas, about which I had been previously ignorant/5. Reappraisals Reflections on the Forgotten Twentieth Century by Tony Judt available in Trade Paperback on , also read synopsis and reviews. From one of the greatest historians and public intellectuals comes these reflections on a 20th.