History

An introduction to theory, method and practice
Author(s): 
Claus, Peter
Author(s): 
Marriott, John
ISBN: 
9781405812542
Date published: 
January 2012
Paperback
Price: 
£22.99

A balanced, comprehensive and engaging introduction to the most challenging aspects of history - historiography and historical theory - which aims to demystify the subject. Starting from the premise that historical theory and historiography are fascinating and exciting topics to study, Claus and Marriott guide the student through the various historical theories and approaches in a balanced, comprehensive and engaging way. Packed with intriguing anecdotes from all periods of history and supported by primary extracts from original historical writings, History is the student-friendly text which demystifies the subject with clarity and verve.