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History made, history imagined

contemporary literature, poiesis, and the past

by David W. Price

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Philosophy.,
  • History -- Methodology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [315]-329) and index.

    StatementDavid W. Price.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.8 .P737 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 338 p. ;
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL390487M
    ISBN 100252024680, 0252067762
    LC Control Number98058031

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