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Burke Peter

Peter Burke is emeritus professor of cultural history at Cambridge University. He is the author of many books including A Social History of Knowledge, Eyewitnessing, and What Is Cultural History? His books have been translated into more than thirty languages.

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Ignorance: A Global History
"A fascinating catalogue of the conditions and agency of ignorance"—Jeffrey Collins, Times Literary...
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Ignorance: A Global History
A rich, wide-ranging history of ignorance in all its forms, from antiquity to the present day Throug...
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The Polymath: A Cultural History from Leonardo da Vinci to Susan Sontag
From Leonardo Da Vinci to Oliver Sacks: the first history of the western polymath, from the Renaissa...
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What is Cultural History?
What is Cultural History? has established itself as an essential guide to what cultural historians d...
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What is the History of Knowledge?
What is the history of knowledge? This engaging and accessible introduction explains what is distinc...
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