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The Pursuit of Local History: Readings on Theory and Practice

The Pursuit of Local History: Readings on Theory and Practice (Paperback)

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In this work readers can discover the role local historians play, find out what the experts see as the values of the local history while exploring their theories, and see how local history has been practised by those who have dedicated their lives to it.

History & PoliticsHistory General & TheoryHistory: theory & methodsHistoriographyHistory & PoliticsLocal interest, family history & nostalgiaLocal history Publisher: AltaMira Press,U.S. Publication Date: 01/02/1996 ISBN-13: 9780761991694  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Carol Kammen writes editorials for History News and is the author of On Doing Local History: Reflections on What Local Historians Do, Why, and What It Means and of eleven plays. She co-edited the Encyclopedia of Local History with Norma Prendergast.

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