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The Resource The historian as detective ; : essays on evidence, Robin W. Winks, editor

The historian as detective ; : essays on evidence, Robin W. Winks, editor

Label
The historian as detective ; : essays on evidence
Title
The historian as detective ;
Title remainder
essays on evidence
Statement of responsibility
Robin W. Winks, editor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Winks, Robin W
Dewey number
907/.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
D13
LC item number
.W65
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Winks, Robin W
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  • History
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Label
The historian as detective ; : essays on evidence, Robin W. Winks, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is evidence? The relativist view / Carl L. Becker -- On believing what one reads : the dangers of popular revisionism / C. Vann Woodward -- Who killed John Doe? The problem of testimony / Robin G. Collingwood -- Tracer of missing persons : biographer and autobiographer / Henry F. Pringle -- The secret of the ebony cabinet : a search for "lost" manuscripts / Christopher Morley -- The mystery of Marie Roget, and other diversions : another search for lost manuscripts / Richard D. Altick -- The case of the man in love : forgery, impure and simple / Paul M. Angle --The case of the men who weren't there : problems of local pride / Arthur Pierce Middleton and Douglass Adair -- The case of the eyewitnesses : "a lie is a lie, even in Latin" / Thomas Spencer Jerome --The case of the cheating documents : false authority and the problem of surmise / Allan Nevins -- A medley of mysteries : a number of dogs that didn't bark / Joseph Barzun and Henry F. Graff -- The case of the mysterious diary : evidence over time / Roy N. Lokken and Frank Maloy Anderson -- The case of the harried scholars : of the world that is too much with us / Millar Burrows -- The case of the needless death : reconstructing the scene / J.C. Beaglehole -- The private eye : going over the ground / Ernle Bradford and Leo Deuel -- The case of the missing telegrams : suppressing evidence / C.M. Woodhouse -- The case of the very minor matter : inadvertent error / L.C. Hector -- The case of the feigning man : medical-psychological evidence / David Donald --The case of the grassy knoll : the romance of conspiracy / John Kaplan -- The Roman coin mystery : the romance of objects / Tom B. Jones -- The case of the silent witnesses : the romance of gadgetry / Gerald S. Hawkins and John B. White --The case of the fit in the choir : the application of psychoanalysis / Erik H. Erikson -- The strange nature of pure joy : the historian's pleasure principle / William B. Willcox -- The pleasures of doubt : re-enacting the crime / Robin G. Collingwood -- The problem of hope : contemporary history / Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. -- Conclusion : a letter to Groucho Marx / Russell Baker
Control code
9864
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xxiv, 543 pages
Lccn
67022522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)534564
Label
The historian as detective ; : essays on evidence, Robin W. Winks, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is evidence? The relativist view / Carl L. Becker -- On believing what one reads : the dangers of popular revisionism / C. Vann Woodward -- Who killed John Doe? The problem of testimony / Robin G. Collingwood -- Tracer of missing persons : biographer and autobiographer / Henry F. Pringle -- The secret of the ebony cabinet : a search for "lost" manuscripts / Christopher Morley -- The mystery of Marie Roget, and other diversions : another search for lost manuscripts / Richard D. Altick -- The case of the man in love : forgery, impure and simple / Paul M. Angle --The case of the men who weren't there : problems of local pride / Arthur Pierce Middleton and Douglass Adair -- The case of the eyewitnesses : "a lie is a lie, even in Latin" / Thomas Spencer Jerome --The case of the cheating documents : false authority and the problem of surmise / Allan Nevins -- A medley of mysteries : a number of dogs that didn't bark / Joseph Barzun and Henry F. Graff -- The case of the mysterious diary : evidence over time / Roy N. Lokken and Frank Maloy Anderson -- The case of the harried scholars : of the world that is too much with us / Millar Burrows -- The case of the needless death : reconstructing the scene / J.C. Beaglehole -- The private eye : going over the ground / Ernle Bradford and Leo Deuel -- The case of the missing telegrams : suppressing evidence / C.M. Woodhouse -- The case of the very minor matter : inadvertent error / L.C. Hector -- The case of the feigning man : medical-psychological evidence / David Donald --The case of the grassy knoll : the romance of conspiracy / John Kaplan -- The Roman coin mystery : the romance of objects / Tom B. Jones -- The case of the silent witnesses : the romance of gadgetry / Gerald S. Hawkins and John B. White --The case of the fit in the choir : the application of psychoanalysis / Erik H. Erikson -- The strange nature of pure joy : the historian's pleasure principle / William B. Willcox -- The pleasures of doubt : re-enacting the crime / Robin G. Collingwood -- The problem of hope : contemporary history / Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. -- Conclusion : a letter to Groucho Marx / Russell Baker
Control code
9864
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xxiv, 543 pages
Lccn
67022522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)534564

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