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The Resource A history of histories : epics, chronicles, romances and inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the twentieth century, John Burrow

A history of histories : epics, chronicles, romances and inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the twentieth century, John Burrow

Label
A history of histories : epics, chronicles, romances and inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the twentieth century
Title
A history of histories
Title remainder
epics, chronicles, romances and inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
John Burrow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An analysis of the study of the past and its implications in the Western world, from ancient times to the present day, looks at the work of individual historians and how they presented the past in terms of their perspectives, beliefs, and historical periods
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burrow, J. W.
Dewey number
907.2
Index
index present
LC call number
D13
LC item number
.B784 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historiography
  • Historians
Label
A history of histories : epics, chronicles, romances and inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the twentieth century, John Burrow
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 2007
Bar code
  • 31223077861798
  • 31223081368137
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [487]-499) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xviii, 517 p.
Isbn
9780375413117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 166384286
  • (OCoLC)166384286
Label
A history of histories : epics, chronicles, romances and inquiries from Herodotus and Thucydides to the twentieth century, John Burrow
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Allen Lane, 2007
Bar code
  • 31223077861798
  • 31223081368137
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [487]-499) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xviii, 517 p.
Isbn
9780375413117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • 166384286
  • (OCoLC)166384286

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