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Cold War Revisionism, The Major Historical Task

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Tags War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryInterventionism

08/06/2014Murray N. Rothbard

One of the most vital struggles in the writing and publishing of history is the conflict between the government's propaganda myths, enshrined in 'official history', and historical reality brought forward by 'revisionism'. In a time of foreign policy crisis the publishing of revisionist material is especially welcome; hence the importance of the recent all-revisionist issue of the quarterly Rampart Journal, as well as the publication of David Horowitz's study, The Free World Colossus.

Volume 2, Number 2; Spring 1966


Murray N. Rothbard

Murray N. Rothbard made major contributions to economics, history, political philosophy, and legal theory. He combined Austrian economics with a fervent commitment to individual liberty.

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Rothbard, Murray N. "Cold War Revisionism, The Major Historical Task" Left and Right 2, No. 2 (Spring 1966): 17-30.