What started me off as an historian was a sense of engage-
ment with contemporary problems. As one who matured in
the 1930's, my interest has centered mainly on politics. The
events of those years no doubt also influenced my views on
RICHARD HOFSTADTER, 1960
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Book title: Richard Hofstadter: An Intellectual Biography.
Contributors: David S. Brown - Author.
Publisher: University of Chicago Press.
Place of publication: Chicago.
Publication year: 2007.
Page number: 1.
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