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The Historian"s Toolbox

A Student"s Guide to the Theory and Craft of History

by Robert C. Williams

  • 358 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by M.E. Sharpe .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History: theory & methods,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • General,
  • Reference,
  • Historiography,
  • Study & Teaching,
  • Methodology,
  • Research

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8055175M
    ISBN 100765620278
    ISBN 109780765620279
    OCLC/WorldCa71812803

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    The Historians' History of the World, subtitled A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise and Development of Nations as Recorded by over two thousand of the Great Writers of all Ages, is a volume encyclopedia of world history originally published in English near the beginning of the 20th was compiled by Henry Smith Williams, a medical doctor and author of many books on medicine. Get this from a library! The historian's toolbox: a student's guide to the theory and craft of history. [Robert C Williams] -- Now updated and expanded for the electronic age, this best-selling "how-to" manual introduces students, teachers, and anyone interested in history to the theory, craft, and methods of the discipline.

    In , the New York Times published a brief interview with noted Civil War historian James McPherson, The George Henry Davis Professor of American History at Princeton University. McPherson is considered to be the dean of Civil War historians. He is best known for his Pulitzer Prize winning book Battle Cry of Freedom which is the best overview of the Civil War. The book Who is the Historian, written by Nigel A. Raab is considered to be an influential reading towards History majors, and potential historians who are interested in the past. The book itself, has many great qualities which lead into its potential advantages for future historians and also exhibits some weaknesses towards their future as well/5(53).


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It'd be a great gift for an undergraduate embarking on a history major. However, the discussion of individual issues is too superficial -- WAY too superficial -- to be of use to practicing by: 2. Unlocking the historian's "toolbox," it reveals the tricks of the trade, offering concrete examples and practical advice on the study, comprehension, and communication of history.

The book covers myriad historical tools, including documents, sources, footnotes, arguments, bibliographies, chronologies, and many other items/5(8). Historians Toolbox book. Read 12 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Williams (Davidson College, North Carolina) draws on a long care /5. Unlocking the historian's toolbox, the chapters here describe the tricks of the trade, with concrete examples of how to do history.

The tools include documents, primary and secondary sources, maps, arguments, bibliographies, chronologies, and many by: Book Description. The Historian’s Toolbox introduces students to the theory, craft, and methods of history and equips them with a series of tools to research and understand the past.

Written in an engaging and entertaining style, and filled with fascinating examples, this best-selling "how to" book opens up an exciting world behind historical research and writing. The Historian's Toolbox: A Student's Guide to the Theory and Craft of History 2nd Edition by Robert C Williams (Author)/5(8).

Unlocking the historian's toolbox, the chapters here describe the tricks of the trade, with concrete examples of how to do history. The tools include documents, primary and secondary sources, maps, arguments, bibliographies, chronologies, and many others. Written in an engaging and entertaining style, and filled with interesting examples, "The Historian's Toolbox" opens up an exciting world of historical research for anyone interested in the past.

Unlocking the historian's toolbox, the chapters here describe the tricks of the trade, with concrete examples of how to do history. The tools include documents, primary and secondary sources, maps, arguments, bibliographies, chronologies, and many others/5(10). The Historian’s Toolbox: A Student’s Guide to the Theory and Craft of History | Robert C Williams | download | B–OK.

Download books for free. Find books. The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova. This excellent book has been spoiled for me by too many errors.

For example, page Dr. Turgut is described as having a silver mustache & a mane of silver hair yet on page when the couple meet him the next morning he now has 'curly dark Read More. "The Historian's Toolbox" greatly exceeded my expectations.

This book covers the basics of how to research, what historians do, and the basic tools historians use. It references various books and Websites throughout. This book would greatly compliment a junior or senior level history class.

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The book covers myriad historical tools, including documents, sources, footnotes, arguments, bibliographies, chronologies, and many other items/5(82). Buy The Historian's Toolbox by Robert C. Williams () from Boomerang Books, Australia's Online Independent Bookstore.

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If your book is not available via Libgen/BookZZ, be sure to provide us a full citation, a DOI or ISBN, and a link to the paywall or, if you can't find one, a link to the book's WorldCat record. A HISTORY TEACHING TOOLBOX 1 HOW TO USE THIS BOOK This book provides history teachers in secondary schools with simple, practical and creative strategies to improve engagement and subject mastery in the classroom.

It is broken into key sections to broadly reflect various stages in. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. oxford big ideas geography history 8: australian curriculum The historian’s toolkit History is the study of the past.

Historians are interested in all aspects of the past and seek to piece together accurate pictures of what life was like in days gone by. They also look for patterns – what has remained the same, what has changed, and why. Unlocking the historian\'s \"toolbox,\" the book reveals the tricks of the trade by offering concrete examples and practical advice on how to do history.

These myriad tools include documents, sources, footnotes, arguments, bibliographies, chronologies, and many other items; they also examine professional ethics and controversial issues, such as.Building the Historian’s Toolkit 1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 (note to our CommentPress readers: this will come very early in the book) Let’s begin to delve into things, shall we?

We like the metaphor of a “toolkit” for historians beginning to tackle Big Data problems: an assortment of various software programs that can each shed new light on the past.The Drummer’s Toolbox isn’t meant to be a book you “finish”.

It’s kind of the opposite: it will only further reinforce that when it comes to drumming, the more you know, the more you realize you don’t know.

That’s not a bad thing—although it can feel frustrating at times.