OMTEX CLASSES: Annales School

Annales School

a. At the onset of the twentieth century a new school of historiography arose in France, which is known as ‘Annales School’.

b. The Annales School was started by French historians.
c. Annales School gave a new direction to history writing. It was reorganized now that history is not only about political events, kings, great leaders and accordingly politics, diplomacy and wars but also about the climate, local people, agriculture, trade, technology, means of communication, social divisions and their collective psychology, etc. In the historical times