What are the similarities of history and historiography?

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What are the similarities of history and historiography?

Historiography:

History is one of the oldest literary genres. The first historians in the West were Herodotus, Xenophon and Thucydides. Some other famous historians were: Plutarch, Guicciardini, and Edward Gibbon.

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History and historiography both deal with the past. History is the study of the human past, and historiography is the study of history writing. Both...

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