For the first half of this week our featured book is Must We Divide History Into Periods? by Jacques Le Goff.
We are also offering a FREE copy of Must We Divide History Into Periods? to one winner. To enter the contest please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org and include your name and address. The winner will be selected Thursday, October 1 at 1:00 pm.
“Le Goff was one of the truly great historians of our time, and his final reflections on the nature and responsibilities of our craft are lucid, profound, and humane.” — R. I. Moore, Newcastle University
For more on the book you can read the chapter Prelude: Periodization and the Past: