A Guide to Historical Reading

Non-Fiction (McKinley bibliographies ; v. 2)
  • 289 Pages
  • 0.21 MB
  • English
Mckinley Pub Co
Methodology, Hi
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8338811M
ISBN 100916882020
ISBN 139780916882020

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The intersection and blurring of fact and fiction help define any historical novel. We know what the famous characters of long past have accomplished by reading history books (although historical evidence is often partial and historians include some element of interpretation).

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Reading historical fiction promotes academic equity because comparing books from one unit to the next provides kids with equal opportunities to develop historical analogies. I ask, "How is the story we read for this unit similar to and different from the one we read last month?" It.

History (from Greek ἱστορία - historia, meaning "inquiry, knowledge acquired by investigation") is the discovery, collection, organization, and presentation of information about past events.

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