How to Conduct Research Into an Historical Event?

Answer When conducting historical research, you must be a good judge of sources.

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George Orwell's "1984" was a work of fiction, comprised of fictional, not historical, events. Still, the 1949 novel strongly paralleled society in post-World War II Europe and the United States. Or... Read More »

How to Do Research Into a Historical Figure?

Elizabeth I, Theodore Roosevelt, Vladimir Lenin…the list of historical figures is endless.  Here are a few pointers on how to do research into them.  Have to do an assignment into a historic... Read More »

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