From the Letters to the Editor column in the November 2012 issue of Perspectives on History
Letter to the Editor: On the September Issue
Trygve Tholfsen, November 2012
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To the Editor:
The September 2012 issue [of Perspectives on History] was especially good: An elegant essay by our president, complemented nicely by James Oakes's piece, and surrounded by a host of readable articles.
Having in mind also some recent issues of the American Historical Review, one might be inclined to take a somewhat Whiggish view of historiographical developments in the past half-century or so.
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