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Telling Lies about Hitler
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Richard J. Evans
Categories: Holocaust denial
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Verso

Richard J. Evans worked on the historical evidence on behalf of the defence during the Irving libel trial. In Telling Lies about Hitler, the author discusses the importance of historical writing and the social role of historians in such trials.
The Third Reich in History and Memory
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: Richard J. Evans
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-26 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In this fascinating and enlightening collection of essays, one of the most important historians of our time reflects on the ways our understanding of Nazi Germany have been transformed in the twenty-first century. Richard Evans examines new historical perspectives on the Third Reich, such as showing how it is increasingly
Eric Hobsbawm: A Life in History
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Richard J. Evans
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

At the time of his death at the age of 95, Eric Hobsbawm (1917-2012) was the most famous historian in the world. His books were translated into more than fifty languages and he was as well known in Brazil and Italy as he was in Britain and the United States.
Whitewash
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Robert Manne
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-08-01 - Publisher: Black Inc.

In December 2002, The Fabrication of Aboriginal History, Volume One by Keith Windschuttle was published. It argued that violence between whites and Aborigines in colonial Tasmania had been vastly exaggerated and sought to rewrite one of the most troubling parts of Australian history. The book soon attracted widespread coverage, including
Altered Pasts
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Richard J. Evans
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-27 - Publisher: Hachette UK

A bullet misses its target in Sarajevo, a would-be Austrian painter gets into the Viennese academy, Lord Halifax becomes British prime minister in 1940: seemingly minor twists of fate on which world-shaking events might have hinged. Alternative history has long been the stuff of parlour games, war-gaming and science fiction,