Book #160266

A Maker of History

E. Phillips Oppenheim
Book #160266 A Maker of History. E. Phillips Oppenheim.
A Maker of History

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good+
Publisher: London: Ward Lock & Co Limited, 1905.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Fred Pegram

An edition in very good+ condition. The volume has some foxing throughout and a previous owner's ink signature on the front flyleaf. The covers bear normal shelfwear.

Oppenheim's account of the making of history is an engaging and informative read. He outlines the various ways in which history is created, from the perspective of the historian, the scholar, and the writer. He also discusses the impact of history on present-day society, and offers some insightful observations on the role of the historian.; B&W; 8vo; 315 pages.

Price: $41.25