Work of Historians Archaeologists
WORK OF HISTORIANS/ARCHAEOLOGISTS
- History is the ‘Story of the Past’ – historians must gather evidence to know what happened just like detectives must gather evidence to solve a case
- Evidence for historians come from sources – Primary Sources and Secondary Sources
- A Primary Sources is evidence that comes directly from the period being studied – if studying Ancient Rome, a Roman coin would be a Primary Source
- A Secondary Sources is evidence that comes...