Guest Post – Writing History: Bias and Credibility

I primarily see my blog as a space to test ideas.  Often what readers find here is not the finished product, but rather my thought process as I work through aspects of my research.  Occasionally I stray into general interest subjects that have grabbed my attention.  Recently, I wrote a post about historians and bias,Continue reading “Guest Post – Writing History: Bias and Credibility”

Historians: Who do We Think They Are?

Do we need to know? A specialism in a particular area of history is a funny old thing. Certain fields appear to exempt the researcher from any potential accusations of vested interest, while others appear to invite the observation that the author must be a sympathiser. I am now the author of two books onContinue reading “Historians: Who do We Think They Are?”