Accession Number:

AD0016673

Title:

HISTORICAL GEOGRAPHY: STATUS OF RESEARCH IN AMERICAN GEOGRAPHY

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1952-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

Historical geography is considered the study of the geography of the past and of geographic changes through time. A survey was made of the literature concerning the tradition of historical geography, including the general history of geographical study and that of American geography. Suggestions are presented concerning research, training, and teaching of historical geography.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Geography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE