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New directions in local history since Hoskins

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Utilizing the techniques developed by renowned local historian W. G. Hoskins in his landmark study published 50 years ago, Local History in England, this book demonstrates how local history has evolved as a discipline over the last half century. Fifteen historians write about a variety of local history subjects that are significant in their own right but which also point to current trends in the field. They show how local historians use their sources systematically, from the nonverbal evidence of buildings to various types of electronic sources. All periods between the middle ages and the early twenty-first century are explored, covering many parts of England from Skye to the Kent coast and discussing topics that include social, economic, religious, legal, intellectual, and cultural history.

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Author(s):
Christopher Dyer, Andrew Hooper, Evelyn Lord & Nigel tringham
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
233x157x13
EAN-13:
9781907396120
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1907396120
ISBN-13:
9781907396120
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
276
Publisher:
University of Hertfordshire Press
Title:
New directions in local history since Hoskins

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Utilizing the techniques developed by renowned local historian W. G. Hoskins in his landmark study published 50 years ago, Local History in England, this book demonstrates how local history has evolved as a discipline over the last half century. Fifteen historians write about a variety of local history subjects that are significant in their own right but which also point to current trends in the field. They show how local historians use their sources systematically, from the nonverbal evidence of buildings to various types of electronic sources. All periods between the middle ages and the early twenty-first century are explored, covering many parts of England from Skye to the Kent coast and discussing topics that include social, economic, religious, legal, intellectual, and cultural history.

Author(s):
Christopher Dyer, Andrew Hooper, Evelyn Lord & Nigel tringham
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
233x157x13
EAN-13:
9781907396120
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1907396120
ISBN-13:
9781907396120
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
276
Publisher:
University of Hertfordshire Press
Title:
New directions in local history since Hoskins

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