Recommended Read: Thinking About History

Sarah Maza’s Thinking About History is a smart, accessible overview of some of the problems and promises of historical scholarship today

L.D. Burnett

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My recent reading, including Sarah Maza’s 2017 book, the subject of this review.

Sarah Maza’s brief volume, Thinking About History (U Chicago, 2017), is a serviceable overview of current practices and problems in historical scholarship. This work of…

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L.D. Burnett

Writer and historian from / in California’s Great Central Valley. Book, “Western Civilization: The History of an American Idea,” under contract w/ UNC Press.