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Musings on approaches to the writing of history

Really enjoyed the opening chapters of Night Watch. Pratchet is back on form. Nice glimpse of the nature of ‘respectability’ with the introduction of ‘the aunties’.

Decided against the idea of writing the seconds article for learned Historical journal: too much work involved in getting the head round the workings of phenomenological approach to writing up historical research. (i.e. I can do it but don’t understand the mechanism sufficiently to write about how I do it.)
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