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History as art and as science

H. Stuart Hughes

History as art and as science

twin vistas on the past.

by H. Stuart Hughes

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Published by Harper and Row .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesHarper torchbooks -- No. 1207F
The Physical Object
Pagination112p.
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13695699M

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As part of his History of Ideas, the author has compiled very 5/5(2). History I think should be considered as both science and art,because, a historian has never stated it cleared that history is an art without including elements of science or science without art, so it is very difficult to state which of the discipline its belong to BENUE STATE UNIVERSITY MAKURDI,NIGERIA.

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