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How to Determine if an Author is a Historian?
To determine if the author or a book or article is/was a historian you will need to conduct research on the author.
You can begin by doing the following:
1) Go to Google and search the author's first and last name.
2) If the author is still living and working as a historian, she/he will typically have an academic appointment and be listed on a University Department web page which will list their educational credentials and publications.
3) If you cannot find an active faculty listing, you can also consult the following works in the reference area of the Learning Commons which list prominent historians:
A Short Guide to Writing about History by Richard Marius; Melvin E. Page
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The permanent online archive for C-SPAN’s award-winning author interview program. Coverage is from 1989 to the present. Over 800 contemporary American non-fiction authors are intereviewed. Transcipts and videos are available to view at the site and also for purchase.