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Nearby History: Exploring the Past Around You, Second Edition (American Association for State and Local History Book Series)

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In the Second Edition of Nearby History, the authors have updated all chapters, introduced information about internet sources and uses of newer technologies, as well as updated the appendices.

Synopsis:

In the Second Edition of Nearby History, the authors have updated all chapters, introduced information about internet sources and uses of newer technologies, as well as updated the appendices. A comprehensive handbook on investigating the history of your community, family, local institutions, and cultural artifacts, Nearby History guides you in researching the world close at hand. Nearby History provides insights on how to find and use published, unpublished, visual, and material records while also instructing on how to collect information through interviews, connect individual investigations with broader historical issues, and use photographs, documents, and objects in a study. Both professionally trained and self-taught historians will find this work an excellent resource in developing a more comprehensive view of the past. Individual books on Nearby History topics are also available as a part of The Nearby History Series.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780742502710
Author:
Kyvig, David E.
Author:
Marty, Myron A.
Publisher:
Altamira Press
Location:
Walnut Creek, CA
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Study & Teaching
Subject:
History, Local
Subject:
Historiography
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
United States History, Local.
Edition Number:
2nd ed.
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
American Association for State and Local History Book Series
Series Volume:
8
Publication Date:
September 2000
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.99x6.12x.75 in. 1.09 lbs.

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History and Social Science » Western Civilization » Historiography

Nearby History: Exploring the Past Around You, Second Edition (American Association for State and Local History Book Series)
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Product details 304 pages Altamira Press - English 9780742502710 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In the Second Edition of Nearby History, the authors have updated all chapters, introduced information about internet sources and uses of newer technologies, as well as updated the appendices. A comprehensive handbook on investigating the history of your community, family, local institutions, and cultural artifacts, Nearby History guides you in researching the world close at hand. Nearby History provides insights on how to find and use published, unpublished, visual, and material records while also instructing on how to collect information through interviews, connect individual investigations with broader historical issues, and use photographs, documents, and objects in a study. Both professionally trained and self-taught historians will find this work an excellent resource in developing a more comprehensive view of the past. Individual books on Nearby History topics are also available as a part of The Nearby History Series.
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