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A place to remember : using history to build community

Author: Robert Archibald
Publisher: Walnut Creek, Calif. : AltaMira Press, ©1999.
Series: American Association for State and Local History book series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Well-known local historian Robert R. Archibald's personal exploration of the intersections of history, memory and community reveals how we participate in the making and sustaining of community as well as how we remember the community that shaped us.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Case studies
Local history
Biography
Cas, Études de
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Archibald, Robert, 1948-
Place to remember.
Walnut Creek, Calif. : AltaMira Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)606334354
Online version:
Archibald, Robert, 1948-
Place to remember.
Walnut Creek, Calif. : AltaMira Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)608406013
Named Person: Robert Archibald; Robert Archibald; Robert Archibald
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Archibald
ISBN: 0761989420 9780761989424 0761989439 9780761989431
OCLC Number: 40990064
Description: 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Facing the past --
Remembrance --
Somewhere in time --
Speaking with the past --
Common ground --
Values at the core --
Intersections --
Friends and colleagues --
Everybody's business --
Facing the future --
A brief booklist --
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Series Title: American Association for State and Local History book series.
Responsibility: Robert R. Archibald.
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In this call for better public history, Robert Archibald explores the intersections of history, memory and community to illustrate the role of history in contemporary life and how we are active  Read more...

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Archibald thinks that the time has come when public history organizations will be asked to take more responsibility in facilitating methods of doing public business. The skills needed to achieve Read more...

 
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