The Historian's Craft: Reflections on the Nature and Uses of History and the Techniques and Methods of Those Who Write It.

Bloch, Marc

This book is his (Marc Bloch) testament as a historian - a thoughtful, honest statement by a great craftsman about the principles of his trade. here he expressed his aims, which were those of most historians of his own and younger generations. here he set forth his conviction of hte unity of all history and of the living connection between present and past which makes history something more than a game for dilettantes.

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