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Dangerous games : the uses and abuses of history, Margaret MacMillan

Label
Dangerous games : the uses and abuses of history
Title
Dangerous games
Title remainder
the uses and abuses of history
Statement of responsibility
Margaret MacMillan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the ways in which history has been used to influence people and government, focusing on how reportage of past events has been manipulated to justify religious movements and political campaigns
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacMillan, Margaret
Dewey number
901
Index
index present
LC call number
D16.8
LC item number
.M251 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Modern Library chronicles book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History
  • Historiography
  • Decision making
  • History
Label
Dangerous games : the uses and abuses of history, Margaret MacMillan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published : The uses and abuses of history. Toronto : Viking Canada, 2008
  • Based on the Joanne Goodman lecture series of the University of Western Ontario
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [173]-175) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • The history craze
  • History for comfort
  • Who owns the past?
  • History and identity
  • History and nationalism
  • Presenting history's bill
  • History wars
  • History as a guide
Control code
236338865
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2009 Modern Library edition, first U.S. edition.
Extent
xi, 188 pages
Isbn
9780679643586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Label
Dangerous games : the uses and abuses of history, Margaret MacMillan
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published : The uses and abuses of history. Toronto : Viking Canada, 2008
  • Based on the Joanne Goodman lecture series of the University of Western Ontario
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [173]-175) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • The history craze
  • History for comfort
  • Who owns the past?
  • History and identity
  • History and nationalism
  • Presenting history's bill
  • History wars
  • History as a guide
Control code
236338865
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2009 Modern Library edition, first U.S. edition.
Extent
xi, 188 pages
Isbn
9780679643586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n

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