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Geographical interpretations of historical sources

readings in historical geography

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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- Economic conditions -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Alan R.H. Baker, John D. Hamshere, John Langton.
    GenreAddresses, essays, lectures.
    SeriesStudies in historical geography
    ContributionsBaker, Alan R. H. 1938-, Hamshere, John D., Langton, John, 1942-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination458p. :
    Number of Pages458
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22131121M
    ISBN 100715349031

    This requires you to identify implicit (‘hidden’ or less obvious) meanings in historical sources. You will need to do this most often with visual sources that take time to interpret. However, some written sources will often not be explicit enough for you and they will require your interpretation of the information. 1) a: the writing of history; especially: the writing of history based on the critical examination of sources, the selection of particulars from the authentic materials, and the synthesis of particulars into a narrative that will stand the test of critical methods; b: the principles, theory, and history of historical writing.

    It was this book that sparked my interest in the history of the American West and, although I didn’t realize it at the time, in the field of historical geography. Although the book was written nearly 60 years ago, I still pull it off the shelf on cold winter evenings when my . Author: Publisher: ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF, ePub View: Get Books. Understanding Geography Understanding Geography by, Understanding Geography Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Understanding Geography books, Understanding Geography is a grade-specific map, graph and geography skills program that helps students learn about and better .

    JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. Geographical sources of information can be of the following types: i) Gazetteer: A gazetteer is a geographical dictionary, an important reference for information about places and place-names, used in conjunction with an atlas. It typically contains information concerning the geographical makeup of a country, region or continent, the social statistics and physical features, such as mountains.


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Hellmann, Paul T. Historical Gazetteer of the United States. New York: Routledge, Call Number: Ref E H45 Shelved on Atlas Stand. John Bartholomew and. A Brief Guideline for Interpreting Historical Sources A listing of “facts” and opinions concerning a subject does not constitute proper historical inquiry.

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