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Writing history: a guide for students

Writing history: a guide for students

Storey, William Kelleher

This text provides the undergraduate student of history with tips and advice on the ways professional historians write. Beginning with how historians find topics and research them, the book should sharpen such skills as interpreting source materials, drawing inferences from sources, and constructing arguments. The three closing chapters contain practical suggestions for writing effective sentences, using precise wording, and revising

Book. English.
Published New York: Oxford University Press, 1999

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Statement of responsibility: William Kelleher Storey
ISBN: 0195122208, 9780195122206
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-113) and index.
Physical Description: ix, 118 p. ; 21 cm.
Subject: Academic writing.; History Research.; Historiography.