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amazon com secret history and historical consciousness - the leading cultural historian professor peter burke offers here several innovative approaches to cultural history a key topic from which the volume derives its name is secret history a phrase that came into use in the later seventeenth century to describe a new genre of historical writing by authors who claimed to be able to go behind the scenes and tell the public the real reasons for