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Geography: Historical Geography

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Resources with emphasis on historical geography.

Check out also History research guide!

Recommended websites

H-HistGeog Discussion Network
http://www.h-net.org/~histgeog/

Social Science History Association
http://www.ssha.org/

Historical GIS Research Network
http://hgis.org.uk/

Selected Journals

Journal of Historical Geography  [London: Academic Press]

Historical Methods  [Washington:Heldref Publications]

Social Science History [Beverly Hills: Sage]

Selected Resources

E-book: Historical GIS: Technologies, Methodologies and Scholarship
(2007) Ian Gregory
A book on methods and techniques for historical GIS analysis.

E-book: Geography & Genealogy: Locating Personal Pasts
(2007) Dallen J. Timothy et al. ed.
It says "genealogy" but this book does cover broader topics in historical geography.

Placing history
Easy to read, yet very inspirational book on historical GIS. Comes with PowerPoint presentation slides - must see.
Call number: 902.85 P698

 

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