"Give Me Active Voice or Give me Death!"
How to spot passive voice:
How to write a strong opening/thesis statement:
How to write for History:
Chicago Style Footnoting:
Writing Resources for this Course:
Writing for History - from Dr. Eric Davin - print this out and keep it handy.
- A Sense of History: Some Components by Gerald W. Schlabach
- Ten Commandments of Good Historical Writing by Gerald W. Schlabach - Print this and keep it.
- Here is a fun collection of Student Writings. Try to avoid the mistakes that are illustrated here. MS Word Format
- Internet Guide To Writing Research Papers