Book #52999

The Light of the Past

Marshal B. Davidson
Book #52999 The Light of the Past. Marshal B. Davidson.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher: New York: American Heritage Publishing Co. , Inc., c1965.

An edition in Very Good+ condition with some rubbing in a Very Good dust-jacket that is somewhat scuffed with a few minor tears to the outer trim.

The Light of the Past is a collection of essays edited by Marshal B. Davidson that explore the impact of history on contemporary life. The essays explore topics such as the power of history to shape the present, the role of history in contemporary debates, and the ways in which history can be used to create a sense of community. The Light of the Past is an essential read for anyone interested in the role of history in society, and will be of particular interest to students and scholars of history, political science, and sociology.; Folio; 288 pages.

Price: $40.00