Pastplay: Teaching and Learning History with Technology
by Kevin Kee
Publisher: University of Michigan Press 2014
Number of pages: 348
In the field of history, the Web and other technologies have become important tools in research and teaching of the past. 'Pastplay' is a collection of essays written by leading history and humanities researchers and teachers.
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