Some Nice Tips for Writing History Papers

Ian Andrew Isherwood, a historian at Gettysburg College, offers three things history students should think about when writing papers.

1.  “Identify your quarry and go straight for it”

2.  “Engage your sources more closely”

3.  “There can always be a better draft.”

Do you want to know more about these points?  See how Isherwood develops them here.