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Of an image and its uses

LET’S HEAR it for The Usable Past. That phrase was much in vogue among historians not long ago, and may still be. Historians, too, wanted to be part of the practical arts. History, we were told, isn’t something to be studied for its own sake, but as a guide to current politics.

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