Writing history : a guide for students

Level E A907.2 /747310 Available
Level E A907.2 /747310 Available
Level E A907.2 /747310 Available
Full title: Writing history : a guide for students / William Kelleher Storey, Millsaps College.
Main author: Storey, William Kelleher.
Format: Book           
Edition: Fifth edition.


Table of Contents:
  • Frequently asked questions in writing history
  • Getting started
  • Flowchart: Constructing an argument based on sources
  • Interpreting source materials
  • Flowchart: Taking notes
  • Writing history faithfully
  • Exercise: How to cite
  • Use sources to make inferences
  • Flowchart: Understanding sources
  • Get writing! Get organized
  • Flowchart: Writing your first draft
  • Narrative techniques for historians
  • Flowchart: Representing the past
  • Writing sentences in history
  • Choose precise words
  • Revising and editing
  • Flowchart: Writing your final draft
  • Answers for exercise: How to cite
  • Final checklists in writing history.