Children's Literature in Education

, Volume 28, Issue 2, pp 49–59 | Cite as

Teaching English and History Through Historical Fiction

  • Alun Hicks
  • Dave Martin


Social Psychology Historical Fiction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alun Hicks
    • 1
  • Dave Martin
    • 2
  1. 1.Adviser for English for Dorset County Council. He is currently researching at Southampton UniversityEngland
  2. 2.Adviser for History for Dorset County Council. He is currently Project Officer for the Department of Education and Employment, History and IT Support ProjectEngland

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