Microhistory: Two or Three Things That I Know about It

@article{Ginzburg1993MicrohistoryTO,
  title={Microhistory: Two or Three Things That I Know about It},
  author={Carlo Ginzburg and John A. Tedeschi and Anne Tedeschi},
  journal={Critical Inquiry},
  year={1993},
  volume={20},
  pages={10 - 35}
}
if it were a label attached to an empty container waiting to be filled.' Some time later Levi, Simona Cerutti, and I began working on a series entitled precisely Microstorie published by Casa Editrice Einaudi in Turin. Twenty-odd volumes by both Italian and foreign authors have appeared; a few of the Italian works have been translated into other languages. In some quarters there has been talk of an Italian school of microhistory. Recently, thanks to a small retrospective investigation into… Expand
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