"Professor Hughes offers an earnest warning: 'Unless there is some emotional tie, some elective affinity linking the student to his subject of study, the results will be pedantic and perfunctory.' In other words, it is only a step from the sublime to the meticulous. Those eager to guard against that sad descent will find History as Art and as Science a guide, a tonic, and an inspiration. Its short, electrifying essays are so magnificently sane and persuasive they should be required reading for every student who contemplates a major in history."—Geoffrey Bruun, Saturday Review
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Book Description Harper and Row, 1964. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Very Good. Octavo, 107pp., Edited by Ruth Nanda Anshen. Slight rubbing. V.Good in V.Good dust jacket World Perspectives series, Volume 32. Bookseller Inventory # 000057
Book Description Joanna Cotler Books, 1964. Book Condition: very good. Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780060119805-3