|DATE DE PUBLICATION||1999-Jan-01|
|TAILLE DU FICHIER||2,28 MB|
|NOM DE FICHIER||History and the Historians.pdf|
History and the Historians This title provides a lively introduction to the writers of history from Classical times to present day. The author bears in mind the needs of students by offering a framework for evaluating historians' work and providing extracts from their writings. He also discusses the value of history in its widest sense, including such issues as the distortion of history and ...
History (from Greek ἱστορία, historia, meaning 'inquiry; knowledge acquired by investigation') is the past. Events occurring before the invention of writing systems are considered prehistory. "History" is an umbrella term that relates to past events as well as the memory, discovery, collection, organization, presentation, and interpretation of information about these events.