Practicing History—Selected Essays

  • by Barbara Tuchman
  • Narrated by Aviva Skell
  • 9 hrs and 47 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The critically-acclaimed historian’s insights, sense of humor, and sharp pen take on everything from Vietnam, Israel, and the Great War to writing history and its meaning. Includes these essays: Why Policy-Makers Do Not Listen; When Does History Happen?; Is History a Guide to the Future?; America as an Idea; How We Entered World War I; and more.

More

See More Like This

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Amazing!

So good. But the narrator read waaay too fast. Had to slow it down and then she sounded drunk.
Read full review

- David Wingfield

Book Details

  • Release Date: 12-17-2011
  • Publisher: Recorded Books