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Brundage, Anthony

Going to the Sources: A Guide to Historical Research and Writing

Brundage, Anthony - Going to the Sources: A Guide to Historical Research and Writing, ebook

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The updated fifth edition of Going to the Sources presents a practical guide to historical research and writing for all students of history.

  • Focuses on the basics of historians’ craft, introducing students to concepts including refining a topic, selecting sources, and engaging critically with their reading
  • Appendices illustrate style for footnotes, endnotes, and bibliographical entries, as well as a list of commonly used abbreviations
  • Features a new chapter on the use of non-textual sources for historians, including a case study discussion of the historical importance of D. W. Griffith’s film The Birth of a Nation
  • Addresses how to bring the critical assessment skills of reading to bear on film and other non-textual sources
  • Includes a student-written historiographical essay, with marginal notes for instruction

Keywords: Historical Methods & Historiography, history writing, history paper, history, essay, electronic research

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
5
Page amount
176 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118515327
Printed ISBN
9780882952536

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