9781582975696-1582975698-The Art and Craft of Writing Historical Fiction: Researching and Writing Historical Fiction

The Art and Craft of Writing Historical Fiction: Researching and Writing Historical Fiction

ISBN-13: 9781582975696
ISBN-10: 1582975698
Author: Thom, James Alexander
Publication date: 2010
Publisher: Writers Digest
Format: Paperback 256 pages
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ISBN-13: 9781582975696
ISBN-10: 1582975698
Author: Thom, James Alexander
Publication date: 2010
Publisher: Writers Digest
Format: Paperback 256 pages

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Acknowledged authors Thom, James Alexander wrote The Art and Craft of Writing Historical Fiction: Researching and Writing Historical Fiction comprising 256 pages back in 2010. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1582975698 and 9781582975696. Since then The Art and Craft of Writing Historical Fiction: Researching and Writing Historical Fiction textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Once Upon a Time, IT WAS NOW... While a historian stands firmly planted in the present and looks back into the past, a historical novelist has a more immediate task: to set readers in the midst of bygone events and lead them forward, allowing them to live and feel the wonderment, fear, hope, triumph, and pain as if they were there.In The Art and Craft of Writing Historical Fiction, best-selling author James Alexander Thom (Follow the River, From Sea to Shining Sea, Sign-Talker) gives you the tools you need to research and create stories born from the past that will move and inspire modern readers. His comprehensive approach includes lessons on how to:Find and use historical archives and conduct physical field researchRe-construct the world of your novel, including people and voices, physical environments, and cultural contextAchieve verisimili

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