Telling the Truth about History

Joyce Appleby (Author, UCLA), Lynn Hunt (Author, UCLA), Margaret Jacob (Author, UCLA)

Overview | Inside the Book

"A fascinating historiographical essay. . . . An unusually lucid and inclusive explication of what it ultimately at stake in the culture wars over the nature, goals, and efficacy of history as a discipline."—Booklist

Book Details

  • Paperback
  • April 1995
  • ISBN 978-0-393-31286-7
  • 5.5 × 8.3 in / 336 pages
  • Sales Territory: Worldwide

Endorsements & Reviews

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Also by Lynn Hunt All

  1. Book CoverInventing Human Rights: A History


  2. Book CoverWriting History in the Global Era


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