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By Robert L. Carneiro

Is heritage greater than (in Boswell's phrases) a `chronological sequence of exceptional events'? Does it have a development? Is it fraught with `meaning'? will we parent its traits? What determines its direction? briefly, can a considerable and coherent philosophy of heritage be devised that provides solutions to those questions? those matters, which have intrigued -and bedeviled - historians for centuries, are explored during this considerate e-book.

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