Fry's Planet Word
(TV Series documentary)
Himself - Director of Harvard University Library
- Spreading the Word
... Himself - Director of Harvard University Library
(as Prof Robert Darnton)
Prof Robert Darnton
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[on conducting documentary research] Wherever they are, when first approached, archives are intimidating. Even if the setting does not unnerve you, you feel daunted at the enormity of the task: how to convert endless scribbles on paper into something that could pass for history...The first box arrives. You undo a faded ribbon on one side, fold back the cover and pull out the top dossier. You ...