Present Past: Modernity and the Memory Crisis by Richard Terdiman buy used Used & Rare price $28.79 new from$43.95 shop with confidence SPECIAL SHIPPING CONSIDERATIONS FOR USED & RARE ITEMS. Please see the special considerations for shipping Used & Rare items, including extended delivery times, possible import duties & taxes. Delivered in 3-5 weeks Format: Paper Back Publisher: Cornell University Press Condition: The following ISBNs are associated with this title: ISBN - 10:0801481325 ISBN - 13:9780801481321 Seller Comments: From the Publisher This book is about memory about how the past persists into the present, and about how this persistence has been understood over the past two centuries. Since the French Revolution, memory has been the source of an intense disquiet. Fundamental cultural theories have sought to understand it, and have striven to represent its stresses.