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Style Notes: Robert Darnton

One thing that I think blogging can usefully do that historians don’t often do in other, more formal writing spaces is think about the basics of writing style in history. 709 more words

De mi biblioteca: El beso de Lamourette

El beso de Lamourette reúne una serie de ensayos de Robert Darnton en los cuales reflexiona acerca de la historia, los medios y la historia de los medios. 346 more words

De Mi Biblioteca

Upcoming event: Robert Darnton in Mainz

Our blog followers and readers may be interested in an upcoming talk to be held in Mainz on Thursday, April 28, 2016 (6.15 pm, Philosophicum building, P204) by Robert Darnton, eminent book historian and librarian. 105 more words

Events

The Great Cat Massacre

I heard about this book a long time ago, probably in the context of a university history subject that was attempting to give students an overview of different ways of approaching the writing of history; it was preparatory to undertaking Honours. 882 more words

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