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History: Modern America: Reference Resources

Reference Sources - starting your research and getting an overview

Some of the titles in the Reference collection in Crumb Library can be useful for:

  • getting some basic information on your topic
  • providing lists of references to books and/or articles on your topic

See these pages for description of reference resources of these kinds:

Reference Resources

Browsing the Reference Area for U.S. History

 

  • Ref E 51 - 99 : Indians of North America
  • Ref E 101 - 135 : Discovery of America and early exploration
  • Ref E 151 - : United States history (General)
  • Ref E 184 – 185 : specific ethnic groups in American history
  • Ref E 186 - 199 ; Colonial history
  • Ref E 201 - 298 : Revolution
  • Ref E 300 - 453 : Revolution to the Civil War
  • Ref E 441 - 453 : Slavery
  • Ref E 456 - 655 : Civil War
  • Ref E 482 - 489 : Confederate State of America
  • Ref E 661 - 738 : Late 19th century
  • Ref E 714 - 735 : Spanish-American War
  • Ref E 740 - : 20th century
  • Ref F 1-195 : history of regions in the U.S

Other historical topics, such as economic history, social history, women's history, etc - will be scattered in other parts of the reference collection.

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