#5918 Overall Influence

Daniel J. Boorstin

American historian

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Daniel Joseph Boorstin was an American historian at the University of Chicago who wrote on many topics in American and world history. He was appointed the twelfth Librarian of the United States Congress in 1975 and served until 1987. He was instrumental in the creation of the Center for the Book at the Library of Congress.

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University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

University of Cambridge

Collegiate public research university in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

Swarthmore College

Liberal arts college in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

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Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#81 World Rank
History
#460 World Rank
Sociology
#1474 World Rank
Law
#4446 World Rank
Philosophy
#6149 World Rank
Literature