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A Companion to the American South (Blackwell Companions to American History)
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by Blackwell Publishers
Paperback (01 July, 2004)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Indispensable for students of the American South: This volume is both comprehensive and fresh, consolidating the best and newest scholarship on the history of the American South.
A Cultural History of Causality : Science, Murder Novels, and Systems of Thought
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by Princeton University Press
Hardcover (02 August, 2004)

A Gentle Madness : Bibliophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books
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by Owl Books
Paperback (15 March, 1999)
(13 reviews) 4.62 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Outstanding!! Like reading a AA Handbook and seeing yourself: Just finished. Five stars. I am trying to email the author to thank him.
A Global Encyclopedia of Historical Writing
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by Garland Publishing
Library Binding (01 July, 1998)

A Life With History
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by University Press of Kansas
Hardcover (01 July, 2004)
A Patterned Past: Form and Thought in Early Chinese Historiography (Harvard East Asian Monographs,
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by Harvard University Asia Center
Hardcover (01 February, 2002)

A Pocket Guide to Writing in History
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by Bedford/St. Martin's
Paperback (25 June, 2003)
(4 reviews) 4.75 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: great guide by a great teacher: Dr. Rampolla is one of my favorite teachers, but i'm not biased at all when it comes to this book.
A Sentimental Murder : Love and Madness in the Eighteenth Century
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by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Hardcover (23 June, 2004)

A Short Guide to Writing About History (4th Edition)
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by Longman
Paperback (05 November, 2001)
(5 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Extremely helpful book: Marius has written an extremely readable and informative book on the writing of history. He proceeds from showing readers what questions to ask in doing historical research into types of historical writing can be done,
A Student's Guide to History (8th ed.)
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by Bedford/St. Martin's
Paperback (2000)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: An essential handbook for college history students.: I like its clear organization which makes the book easy to understand. Its headings are focused and consistent with teaching the important academic skills necessary for college students to be successful in the study of college history.

A Study of History: Abridgement of Volumes 1-VI (Study of History)
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by Oxford University Press
Paperback (01 December, 1987)
(10 reviews) 4.1 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: And you thought Nostrodomus was a prophet!: A Study of History is an excellent, lifetime study of how and why civilization progresses through time.
A Thousand Years of Nonlinear History
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by Zone Books
Paperback (18 September, 2000)
(11 reviews) 4.64 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A really good book.....: De Landa's take on history is that it is a product of complexity and self-organization much more than we are prone to believe;

After the Fact: The Art of Historical Detection
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by Mcgraw-Hill College
Paperback (02 August, 2004)
America on My Mind: The Best of America in Words and Photographs
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by Globe Pequot
Hardcover (01 December, 2001)

American Colonies (The Penguin History of the United States, 1)
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by Viking Books
Hardcover (08 November, 2001)
(20 reviews) 4.55 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: A MUST read for Ethnocentrics & those interested in America: Alan Taylor has painted for the reader, in his book American Colonies,
American Places: Encounters With History
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by Oxford University Press
Paperback (01 May, 2002)
(3 reviews) 4.33 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: GOOD AND BAD..........: Almost all the writers, not all, mentioned Black people and slavery in their stories, and some Jews and Indians.

Assyrian Rulers of the Early 1st Millennium: (1114-859 Bc) (Royal Inscriptions of
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by University of Toronto Press
Hardcover (01 July, 1991)
Assyrian Rulers of the Early First Millennium B.C.: II (858-745 Bc) (Royal Inscriptions
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by University of Toronto Press
Hardcover (01 October, 1996)

Atlantic History : Concept and Contours
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by Harvard University Press
Hardcover (01 March, 2005)
Beginnings of the Cold War Arms Race : The Truman Administration and the U.S. Arms
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by Praeger Publishers
Hardcover (30 December, 2003)

Between Hope and Despair
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by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Textbook Binding (15 March, 2000)
Bridges and Boundaries: Historians, Political Scientists, and the Study of International
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by The MIT Press
Paperback (19 February, 2001)

Bring Out Your Dead : The Past as Revelation
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by Harvard University Press
Paperback (25 October, 2004)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Erudite, Often Witty Look at the Republic of Letters: Anthony Grafton acknowledges that his is an under-appreciated job. He is a scholar studying scholars,
Bringing the War Home : The Weather Underground, the Red Army Faction, and Revolutionary
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by University of California Press
Paperback (15 April, 2004)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: An Incredible Look Into the Heart of the Anti-War Movement: I bought this book thinking it was a companion to the very gooddocumentary recently on PBS.

Common Ground: Reimagining American History.
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by Princeton University Press
Paperback (01 May, 2001)
Companion to Historiography (Routledge World Reference)
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by Routledge
Paperback (December, 2002)

Computers, Visualization, and History: How New Technology Will Transform Our Understanding of the Past (History,
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by M. E. Sharpe
Paperback (01 December, 2002)
Constructing the Holocaust: A Study in Historiography
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by Mitchell Vallentine & Company
Paperback (01 July, 2003)

Crisis of the House Divided : An Interpretation of the Issues in the Lincoln-Douglas
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by University of Chicago Press
Paperback (15 March, 1999)
(5 reviews) 4.8 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Stunningly great book on Lincoln: For an account of Lincoln's thought (as well as Douglas') that serves to the credit of both of them,
Cuneiform Texts and the Writing of History (Approaching the Ancient World)
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by Routledge
Paperback (01 August, 1999)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Tour de Force: This is a fantastic survey of the problems (and joys) of writing histories of the ancient Near East. This book rewards both novices and scholars in the field!

Custer and Me: A Historian's Memoir
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by University of Oklahoma Press
Hardcover (01 November, 2004)
Dead Certainties : Unwarranted Speculations (Unwarranted Speculations)
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by Vintage
Paperback (02 June, 1992)
(5 reviews) 4.2 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: An "Unwarranted" Review?: Simon Schama's "Dead Certainties (Unwarranted Speculations)" is an interesting foray into the murky realm of historiography.

Decline of the West: Volume I, Form and Actuality
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by Knopf
Hardcover (12 June, 1945)
(28 reviews) 4.25 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Challenging but Accessible.. with some effort: History ebbs and flows. The illusion that we are somehow at the 'end of history' and that civil organization and values as they now stand are beyond history's broader and deeper currents might be the great popular Myopia of our time.
Difficult Reputations : Collective Memories of the Evil, Inept, and Controversia
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by University of Chicago Press
Paperback (01 April, 2001)

Doing Oral History: A Practical Guide
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by Oxford University Press
Paperback (01 July, 2003)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: The ABCs of Oral History: Ritchie covers the topic like a blanket. Everything from how to manage one's collection and stay out of legal trouble with the interviewee (and anyone you may discuss);
Dreamworld and Catastrophe: The Passing of Mass Utopia in East and West
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by The MIT Press
Hardcover (15 May, 2000)
(3 reviews) 4.33 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Where's the Beast?: Having been raised in the ideological wasteland of 20th century America, I found this book an interesting read.

Dust: The Archive and Cultural History (Encounters)
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by Rutgers University Press
Paperback (01 March, 2002)
(1 reviews) 3 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Dusting off the archive: Carolyn Steedman is a unique figure in contemporary social history. Her often idiosyncratic work in nineteenth and early twentieth century British history combines conventional social history with life-writing,
Empire: The Rise and Demise of the British World Order and the Lessons for Global
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by Basic Books
Hardcover (01 April, 2003)
(42 reviews) 3.5 out of 5 stars
Editorial Review: At its peak in the nineteenth century, the British Empire was the largest empire ever known, governing roughly a quarter of the world's population. In Empire, Niall Ferguson explains how "an archipelago of rainy islands..

Essential E.P. Thompson
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by New Press
Paperback (March, 2001)
Eyewitnessing: The Uses of Images As Historical Evidence (Picturing History Series
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by Cornell University Press
Hardcover (01 July, 2001)
(1 reviews) 4 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Ideas about images as evidence: Burke discusses using images as historical resources and evidence, focusing on both the positive insights that might be garnered from imagery as well as the potential problems.

Father/Land: A Personal Search for the New Germany
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by Putnam Pub Group (T)
Hardcover (01 May, 1999)
(7 reviews) 4.43 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: An excellent introduction: I have used this as the closing text in college courses on modern Germany with great success. It captures the nuances of contemporary Germany rather well: a continuing obsession with order and precision,
Feminism and History (Oxford Readings in Feminism)
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by Oxford University Press
Paperback (01 May, 1996)

Figural Realism: Studies in the Mimesis Effect
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by Johns Hopkins University Press
Hardcover (01 January, 1999)
Founding Myths: Stories That Hide Our Patriotic Past
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by New Press
Hardcover (01 August, 2004)

From Reliable Sources: An Introduction to Historical Methods
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by Cornell University Press
Paperback (01 April, 2001)
(1 reviews) 5 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Always check out your source of information: History writing is usually considered to have begun with the Greek Herodotus in the 4th century BC with his efforts to distinguish between myth and verifiable stories and that has been the basic problem of writing history ever since.
Frontiers of Historical Imagination: Narrating the European Conquest of Native America,
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by University of California Press
Paperback (01 November, 1999)

Geography Behind History
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by W. W. Norton & Company
Paperback (01 November, 1967)
(2 reviews) 1 out of 5 stars
Customer Review: Is it finished yet??: Although this book had some neat ideas of how towns were placed and the importance of the Roman conquests on the placement of roads as well as the movement of humans throughout the european world,
Haiti, History, and the Gods
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by University of California Press
Paperback (01 March, 1998)

Historians in Trouble: Plagiarism, Fraud, and Politics in the Ivory Tower
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by New Press
Hardcover (30 November, 2004)
Historians on History
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by Longman
Paperback (01 August, 2000)

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