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Augustus of Prima Porta
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  • Are you a teacher or student of History at high school or college?
  • Do you want to improve your understanding of the subject and improve your results on assessment tasks?
  • Do you wish you could find simple explanations and clear examples for difficult concepts like source analysis and evaluation?

 If so, then History Skills is your most valuable resource. 


History Skills provides you with a wide range of explanations, examples and scaffolds in order to help you get the most out of the subject.


Whether you need to develop your historical knowledge, learn source criticism skills, prepare for essays and exams, understand how to quote and reference sources, or even need to find primary and secondary sources online, you will find everything you need.

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History Skills' First Textbook Released

History Skills is a contributing author on the new Ancient Rome senior Ancient History textbook by the History Teachers' Association of Victoria. Inspect it now by clicking this link.

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