Biography and History - Theory and History (Paperback)Barbara Caine (author)
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* is the first work to explore the significant place of biography within historical writing at the present time
* combines a discussion of the history of biography with an extended analysis of contemporary approaches to biography
* links developments within history to the wider interest in auto/biography and life-writing, and to literary methods
* suggests that there are some distinctive features in the ways in which historians handle biography.
Original and insightful, this is an essential introduction to a growing, and increasingly important, field of study and research.
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Number of pages: 196
Weight: 220 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 9 mm