Historiography: Ancient, Medieval, and Modern (2nd Edition)

December 1, 2020
Historiography: Ancient, Medieval, and Modern (2nd Edition)

In this pioneering work, Ernst Breisach presents an effective,well-organized, and concise account of the development ofhistoriography in Western culture. Neither a handbook nor anencyclopedia, this updated second edition narrates and interpretsthe development of historiography from its origins in Greek poetryto the present, with sections on such current topics aspostmodernism, deconstructionism, black history, women's history,microhistory, Historikerstreit, the linguistic turn, andmore.