HomePublicationsCatalogueFull CatalogueExtension HistoryExtension History: The Historians (2nd Ed)
Full Catalogue arrow Extension History arrow Extension History: The Historians (2nd Ed)

Extension History: The Historians (2nd Ed)
View Image


Extension History: The Historians (2nd Ed)
RRP A$:  $30.00
Member Price A$:  $20.00

Extension History: The Historians (2nd Ed)
Ken Webb, HTANSW, 2012
Paperback, 124 pp.

DESCRIPTION

This book is not intended as an all-purpose textbook. However, it is hoped that it will provide an accessible overview and sound guide to the study of a range of historians relevant to the NSW Extension History course for both students and teachers. It brings together a variety of information, resources and advice to support the discussion, wide reading and research that takes place in Extension History Classes. This second edition includes new chapters on Arnold Toynbee and Norman Davies.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Chapter 1: What is History?
Chapter 2: Herodotus
Chapter 3: Polybius
Chapter 4: Other Ancient Historians
Chapter 5: Bede
Chapter 6: Gibbon
Chapter 7: Macaulay
Chapter 8: von Ranke
Chapter 9: Christopher Hill & Marxist Historiography
Chapter 10: The Annalists
Chapter 11: Arnold Toynbee
Chapter 12: Elton, Carr & Berlin
Chapter 13: Norman Davies
Chapter 14: Postmodernism, Relativism, Deconstructionism...
Chapter 15: Henry Reynolds & Keith Windschuttle
Index

AUTHOR DETAILS

Ken Webb has been teaching history in NSW schools since the 1970s. He is a regular lecturer at the HTA HSC Study Days and has written widely on many aspects of history.


HTANSW AGM 2017

17 October, 5pm

More details click here

Executive Nomination click here

edrolo
Online video lessons,
quizzes and teaching tools.

HSC Modern History
Bruce Dennett et al.
Watch sample

HSC Ancient History
Toni Hurley et al.
Watch sample

Special offer!
Email for a free trial
hta@edrolo.com.au 

achlink

HTA SOCIAL MEDIA

facebooklogo   twitterlogo   youtube logo-square

booktopia

Australia's Local
Bookstore for
History, Education &
General Reading

Click here

academytravel

Russia & Germany
Study Tour
July
2018
Accredited PD for
Modern History teachers

More details

slm h reds2

Immerse your students in the past with excursions across our historic houses & museums

nationalmuseumofaustralia

National Museum of Australia
Classroom Resources