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A History of Histories

  • Paperback $18.00

    Apr 07, 2009 | 544 Pages

  • Ebook $13.99

    Apr 08, 2008 | 512 Pages

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Praise

“Burrow marshals a lifetime of knowledge and guides the reader effortlessly across the ages.”—Time“A fascinating compendium.”—The New Yorker"A triumph. . . . Reminds us of how often the narratives of the great historians resemble works of literature and of how important a secure grasp of historical fact can be to the progress of culture and the fate of nations."—The Wall Street Journal“Absorbingly informative. . . . An exemplar of how history should be written. Witty, scholarly and, above all, fair.”—The Times (London)

Awards

Cundill Prize in History FINALIST 2009

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