Essaying the Past: How to Read, Write, and Think about History
September 2011, Wiley-Blackwell
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- Includes expert advice on writing about history, conducting good research, and learning how to think analytically
- Covers important topics such as framing questions, developing a strong introduction and topic sentences, choosing good evidence, and the crucial role of revision
- An annotated case study takes the reader through one student’s process of writing an essay and illustrates how strategies discussed in the book can be successfully implemented
- Six appendices cover the major issues facing students today, such as the dangers of plagiarism and the role of the internet