Peter Novick

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Peter Novick (July 26, 1934 – February 17, 2012) was an American historian. He was best known for writing That Noble Dream: The "Objectivity Question and the American Historical Profession and The Holocaust in American Life. The latter title has also been published as The Holocaust and Collective Memory, especially for non-US anglophonic markets.[1]

Novick was born on July 26, 1934 in Jersey City, New Jersey. He died on February 17, 2012 from lung cancer in Chicago, Illinois, aged 77.

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  1. Kurtzman, Joey (2007-05-08). "Novick Defends Finkelstein by Michael Weiss". Jewcy.com. Retrieved 2012-05-25.