A Little Book for New Historians

Written By Robert Tracy McKenzie
A Little Book for New Historians
  • Publsiher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 12 March 2019
  • ISBN : 0830872450
  • Pages : 120 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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A Little Book for New Historians

A Little Book for New Historians
  • Author : Robert Tracy McKenzie
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2019-03-12
  • Total pages : 120
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : Veteran historian Robert Tracy McKenzie offers a concise, clear, and beautifully written introduction to the study of history. Laying out necessary skills, methods, and attitudes for historians in training, this resource is loaded with concrete examples and insightful principles that show how the study of history—when faithfully pursued—can ...

We the Fallen People

We the Fallen People
  • Author : Robert Tracy McKenzie
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release Date : 2021-09-21
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : The success and survival of American democracy have never been guaranteed. Arguing that we must take an unflinching look at the nature of democracy—and therefore, ourselves—historian Robert Tracy McKenzie explores the ideas of human nature in the history of American democratic thought, from the nation's Founders through the ...

The Little Book of Norwich

The Little Book of Norwich
  • Author : Neil R. Storey
  • Publisher : The History Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-06
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : The Little Book of Norwich is an intriguing, fast-paced, fact-packed compendium of places, people and events in the city, from its earliest origins to the present day. Here you can read about entertainment, sport, industries, military history, transport, death and religion, crime and punishment, the coast, rivers and waterways. Also ...

The Little Book of Norfolk

The Little Book of Norfolk
  • Author : Neil R. Storey
  • Publisher : The History Press
  • Release Date : 2011-11-01
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : The Little Book of Norfolk is a repository of intriguing, fascinating, obscure, strange and entertaining facts and trivia about one of England’s most colourful counties. It is an essential to the born and bred Norfolk folk or anyone who knows and loves the county. Armed with this fascinating tome ...

The Little Book of Common Sense Investing

The Little Book of Common Sense Investing
  • Author : John C. Bogle
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2017-09-20
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : The best-selling investing "bible" offers new information, new insights, and new perspectives The Little Book of Common Sense Investing is the classic guide to getting smart about the market. Legendary mutual fund pioneer John C. Bogle reveals his key to getting more out of investing: low-cost index funds. Bogle describes ...

Puffin Little Historian Dinosaurs

Puffin Little Historian  Dinosaurs
  • Author : Penguin Random House Australia
  • Publisher : Random House Australia
  • Release Date : 2021-05-04
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : Just because we're little doesn't mean we can't learn BIG facts. Have you ever wondered how the Stegosaurus got its name? If you're a Little Historian who wants to learn all about dinosaurs, get ready to GO BACK IN TIME with Puffin Little!...

Do Unto Others Then Run

Do Unto Others     Then Run
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : Proverbs have long been humanity's sound bites. Snippets of sagacity, proverbs presumably sum up the best thinking on a subject in a terse, inspiring way.Okay, so not always. Through the years, some of our most famous wits have used and abused well-worn sayings, adapting them for their own comic ...

Puffin Little Historian The Anzacs

Puffin Little Historian  The Anzacs
  • Author : Penguin Random House Australia
  • Publisher : Random House Australia
  • Release Date : 2021-02
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : Just because we're LITTLE doesn't mean we can't learn BIG facts. Have you ever wondered how the ANZACs got their name? If you're a Little Historian who wants to learn about the ANZACs, you're about to MARCH INTO THE PAST with Puffin Little!...

Reflections on History and Historians

Reflections on History and Historians
  • Author : Theodore S. Hamerow,Theodore Stephen Hamerow
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 267
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : History as a field of learning is in a state of crisis. It has lost much of its influence in institutions of higher learning and its place in public esteem. Historians have, in large part, lost touch with the intelligent lay reader and with the undergraduate college student. History's value ...

Daniel and the Last Days

Daniel and the Last Days
  • Author : Reed R. Simonsen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-11-15
  • Total pages : 206
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : So, you think you know the Book of Daniel? A book about a lion's den? Think Again!Isaac Newton, called the greatest scientist who ever lived, said that all of Christianity and Jesus Christ's divinity hang on Daniel's book? Really? That's a bold statement.The greatest Rabbis of Judaism have ...

The New Historians of the Twelfth century Renaissance

The New Historians of the Twelfth century Renaissance
  • Author : Peter Damian-Grint
  • Publisher : Boydell & Brewer
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 292
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : Examination of the striking new style of writing history in the twelfth century, by men such as Gaimar, Wace and Ambroise....

The Roman Historians

The Roman Historians
  • Author : Ronald Mellor
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2002-01-31
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : The Romans' devotion to their past pervades almost every aspect of their culture. But the clearest image of how the Romans wished to interpret their past is found in their historical writings. This book examines in detail the major Roman historians: * Sallust * Livy * Tacitus * Ammianus as well as the biographies ...

The Gun and the Olive Branch

The Gun and the Olive Branch
  • Author : David Hirst
  • Publisher : Sphere
  • Release Date : 1978
  • Total pages : 367
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : The classic and controversial account of the origins of the Middle East conflict returns to print More than a decade before Israel's New Historians revolutionized the study of Israeli history, English journalist David Hirst wrote The Gun and the Olive Branch, a classic, myth-breaking general history of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. ...

Which Road to the Past

Which Road to the Past
  • Author : Robert William Fogel,Geoffrey Rudolph Elton
  • Publisher : New Haven : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 136
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : Two distinguished historians, one an advocate of the new scientific or 'cliometric' history and the other a traditional historian, debate the validity of their respective methods of studying the past....

Old Historians New Historians No Historians

Old Historians  New Historians  No Historians
  • Author : Raphael Israeli
  • Publisher : Wipf and Stock Publishers
  • Release Date : 2016-04-19
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 0830872450
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Summary : This polemical volume tackles the thorny and controversial issue of the vastly different narratives told (or manufactured) by the two parties of the conflict in the Middle East (the Arabs and Israel), focusing on 1948, where it all started. While all sides in this debate have vested interests, this author included, ...