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The Resource The past is a foreign country, David Lowenthal

The past is a foreign country, David Lowenthal

Label
The past is a foreign country
Title
The past is a foreign country
Statement of responsibility
David Lowenthal
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Looks at the benefits and burdens of the past, how we study the past, and how we change it
Action
Self-Renewing
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lowenthal, David
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D16.8
LC item number
.L52 1985
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History
  • History
  • History
  • History
  • Geschiedschrijving
  • Cultuurgoed
  • Het Verleden
  • História (filosofia)
  • History
  • History
  • Temps (philosophie)
  • Histoire
  • Historia
Label
The past is a foreign country, David Lowenthal
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-470) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. WANTING THE PAST : -- 1. Reliving the past: dreams and nightmares -- 2. Benefits and burdens of the past -- 3. Ancients vs. moderns -- 4. The look of age -- pt. II. KNOWING THE PAST : -- 5. How we know tha past -- pt. III. CHANGING THE PAST : -- 6. Changing the past -- ch. 7. Creative anachronism
Control code
12052097
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxvii, 489 pages
Isbn
9780521294805
Lccn
85010990
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)12052097
Label
The past is a foreign country, David Lowenthal
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 413-470) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. WANTING THE PAST : -- 1. Reliving the past: dreams and nightmares -- 2. Benefits and burdens of the past -- 3. Ancients vs. moderns -- 4. The look of age -- pt. II. KNOWING THE PAST : -- 5. How we know tha past -- pt. III. CHANGING THE PAST : -- 6. Changing the past -- ch. 7. Creative anachronism
Control code
12052097
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxvii, 489 pages
Isbn
9780521294805
Lccn
85010990
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)12052097

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