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English Local History — An Introduction - Kate Tiller

Alan Sutton, 1992, Paperback ..
Condition: Very Good. Gently rubbed at the edges of the spine and wraps. Text complete, clean and tight.

First in this, paperback, edition. Illustrated with black and white photographs, maps & diagrams. From the cover: “This is a book for anyone wanting to explore local history in England. It summarizes, in an accessible and authoritative way, current knowledge and approaches to English local history. The principal sources of evidence available to local historians are introduced, and suggestions given as to how they can be used in a critical and informed way. General themes and questions for each historical period, combined with specific case studies, highlight contrasting experiences, and indicate how the available raw materials can be pieced together effectively. This book will be invaluable to all those who wish to understand more of the history around them, encouraged by the advice offered and by an added understanding of questions shared with their predecessors and present-day fellow local historians. Complemented by over a hundred photographs, this book offers an excellent guide and introduction to discovering the history that surrounds us.”
Size: 9¾" x 6¾"
Number of Pages: 247
ISBN: 0862999588

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