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Recommended Books: Historians & Historiography
Worth skimming for some ideas about what historiography is
and some of the subjects that concern historians:
- African American History
- The Annales School
- Women's History: North America
- The French Revolution
- America During the Second World War, 1941-1945
- World War II (1939-1945)
Reader's Guide to American History, (Reference E178 .R43 1997)
Examples of good articles:
- The American Civil Rights Movement, 1954-1968
- Cold War, Origins of
- Immigration and Ethnicity
- Gilded Age and Progressive Era
For a quick look, search within these at Google books.
... where professional historians talk
You can access these journals in JSTOR for past issues,
with the most recent 3-4 years shelved in Tutt Library.
They nearly always have historiographical review essays.
Related Historiography Electronic Resources & Books in Tutt Library
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