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Research Guide to History

John R.M Wilson

Research Guide to History

by John R.M Wilson

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Published by General Learning Press in Morriston, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiographie,
  • Historiens -- Biographies

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn R.M. Wilson ; consulting editor : Carl Kalvelage.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination187 p.
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22212138M

    A Short Guide to Writing about History (Longman, ) “Writersʼ Checklists” at the end of each chapter help translate theory into practice, and extended excerpts from published works of history help make his points concrete. Storey, William Kelleher, Writing History: A Guide for Students (Oxford UP, ) On the Theoretical SideFile Size: 62KB.   Welcome to the UCLA Library guide for research on art and art history. This guide is intended as a starting place for researchers, pointing to tools for finding books, scholarly articles, reviews, and other topical and collection-related : Robert Gore.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. A brief yet comprehensive introduction to the study of history, A Student's Guide to History discusses the discipline, reviews basic study, research, and writing skills, and describes the most common kinds of history assignments/5.

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