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A short guide to writing about history

Author: Richard Marius
Publisher: New York : Longman, ©1999.
Series: Short guide series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Begins with a unique discussion of "thinking like an historian" and goes on to offer comprehensive guidelines for writings and researching in the discipline. This edition includes a new discussion of researching with electronic sources and documenting these sources; numberous new examples from American, European and world history; new examples from cultural, social and women's history; and an updated full-length  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Reference sources
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Marius
ISBN: 0321023870 9780321023872
OCLC Number: 39169935
Description: xiii, 192 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The essay in history --
Thinking about history --
Modes of historical writing --
Gathering information and writing drafts --
A sample research paper in history --
Documenting your sources --
Suggestions about style --
Conventions.
Series Title: Short guide series.
Responsibility: Richard Marius.

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This practical guide offers students advice on writing essays and carrying out historical research. It explores the research processes, different forms of historical writing and includes tips for  Read more...

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