What Are Doing History Segments?

Each chapter will have a Doing History segment. These segments are designed to illustrate how historians do the work of writing history, which relies heavily on primary sources, the wellspring of historical research. Click here for an explanation of primary sources. Doing History segments allow you to see how historians pull from primary sources to answer research questions and deepen our understanding of the past.


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