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French Historians 1900-2000 New Historical Writing in Twentieth-Century France

ISBN-10: 1405198672

ISBN-13: 9781405198677

Edition: 2010

Authors: Philip Daileader, Philip Whalen

List price: $147.00
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French Historians 1900-2000: The New Historical Writing in Twentieth-Century France examines the lives and writings of 40 of France's great twentieth-century historians. These historians not only played a major role in French cultural and political life, but their influence extended throughout the Western world and beyond.By blending biography with critical analysis, this important volume places the work of the French historians in the context of their often remarkable life stories, and examines the significance of their contribution to historical thought. With essays from over 30 international scholars, this invaluable reference work provides English-speaking readers with a new insight into the key French historians of the last century.
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Book details

List price: $147.00
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 4/13/2010
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 632
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.794
Language: English

PHILIP WHALEN (1923-2002) was an influential Beat poet and the author of dozens of books of novels and poetry, including On Bear's Head, The Diamond Noodle, and Overtime. MICHAEL ROTHENBERG is one of the literary executors of Whalen's estate, and the editor of www.bigbridge.org. Also the editor of major volumes of selected poetry by Philip Whalen, Joanne Kyger, David Meltzer, and Edward Dorn, he lives north of San Francisco.