hist 10 :: reading summary 1 (due wed, aug 26)
Submitting your work:

Complete this assignment on your own.

(1) Fill in all of the "Answer" boxes, (2) press "Prepare for printing", then (3) print the answer grid.

Staple all pages together and submit to the instructor on the date listed above.

Come to class prepared to discuss this reading.

Summary information:


Then answer:

Your name:
  1. Who is the essay's author, and what is she known for (i.e., what is her job)?
  2. What is the title of the excerpt? For what quote from history is this title a play on words?
  3. What is Vowell's take on the adage "those who fail to learn history are doomed to repeat it?"
  4. Why does Vowell say that she enjoys history?

Total points for this reading summary:

100 points