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Which road to the past?

Robert William Fogel

Which road to the past?

two views of history

by Robert William Fogel

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

  • History -- Methodology.,
  • Historiography.,
  • History -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementRobert William Fogel and G.R. Elton.
    ContributionsElton, G. R.
    LC ClassificationsD16 .F69 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 136 p. ;
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3161775M
    ISBN 100300030118
    LC Control Number83003573

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