Books tagged: historiography

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Antecedently
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
The memory and object relationship changed, as our culture modified from a production to a consumption culture. Products lost ‘the memory of their process,’ and the connection between memory and objects is depicted in the form of a souvenir. The notion above can easily be applied to photography which has a particular relationship with remembrance.
Voices from the Twelfth-Century Steppe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historiography, Essay » Literature
A case study in the craft of historical fiction. My experience between the primary sources and the historians. This essay is both an interpretation of The Secret History of the Mongols, from which I have worked for fifteen years, and a commentary on one creative writer’s interactions with the body of secondary work on this source: the three-way conversation between source, novelist and historians.
Understanding Ancient India
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Social science
Do you need a 'simple' understanding of debates and issues related to history of ancient India? This book is the answer, as it contains answers related to issues such as nature of state, social formation, urbanization, historiography, and more prominently Indo Aryan debate. The work has attempted to cover the most recent aspects related to history of ancient India.
Tacitus, Annals, 15.20­-23, 33­-45. Latin Text, Study Aids with Vocabulary, and Commentary
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Latin, Essay » Literature
This course book offers a portion of the original Latin text, study aids with vocabulary, and a commentary. Owen’s and Gildenhard’s incisive commentary will be of particular interest to students of Latin at both A2 and undergraduate level. It extends beyond detailed linguistic analysis and historical background to encourage critical engagement with Tacitus’ prose.
Turning Point: People's History meets Nationalist Narrative in Pakistan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,660. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
What happens when a nationalist discourse falls apart? When major events after the creation of a country are explained only in terms of conspiracy because the nationalist discourse would be challenged? Does it mean the entire narrative of creating a country is flawed? In the last decade of his life, the official historian of Pakistan turned against all his writings he had earlier authored.
Beyond the Frontier: Explorations in Ethnohistory
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,790. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Beyond the Frontier: Explorations in Ethnohistory considers the historiography of ethnohistory and uses 2 methods to examine how long some Indigenous Australian groups had been living in villages, identifies the world's oldest ceremonial object, evidence of interaction between Indigenous Australians and megafauna, and how the Indigenous Australian reached the shores of Australia 49,000 year ago.