"If one laughs when David Hackett Fischer sits down to play, one will stay to cheer. His book must be read three times: the first in anger, the srcond in laughter, the third in respect....The wisdom is expressed with a certin ruthlessness. Scarcly a major historian escapes unscathed. Ten thousand members of the AmericanHistorical Association will rush to the index and breathe a little easier to find their names absent.Fischer, David H. is the author of 'Historians' Fallacies; Toward a Logic of Historical Thought.', published 1970 under ISBN 9780061315459 and ISBN 0061315451.