Blog Archives

The Battle for the History of France, Chapter 1: the complexities of perception

The Annalists, the Revisionists, and the Quest for the Truth In 1953, Lucien Febvre wrote that Marc Bloch, his co-founder at the Annales journal, the dominant historical publication in France for over 50 years, believed that “good history” has the … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment