The impact of the political factor on historical writing trends ( general history books as a model )

Abstract

This study focuseson revealing the impact of political orientation in directing the historical writing by studying samples of general history books for the period of (the third center A.H or ninth A.D) . what is represented by the historians point of view in the contemporary authority whether it is of approval or disapproval revealing its factors of weakness and power , and its impact on the historian , whether in the selection of material or in the employment of the narration in a way that it serves that direction