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ISBN-10 1457621274ISBN-13 9781457621277
ISBN-10 0312610416ISBN-13 9780312610418
Author(s): Mary Lynn Rampolla
Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's
Copyright year: © 2012 

An essential writing, reading, and research tool for all history students, A Pocket Guide to Writing in History offers a best-selling combination of concise yet comprehensive advice in a portable and accessible format. This quick-reference guide provides a practical introduction to typical history assignments, exercising critical reading skills, evaluating and documenting sources, writing effective history papers, conducting research, and avoiding plagiarism. Building on its time-tested approach, the seventh edition offers expanded, hands-on guidance for writing and researching in the digital age, and additional coverage on working with primary and secondary sources.