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These are the essential databases for American History. For a longer list see the comprehensive list of American History databases.

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RECOMMENDED eBOOKS:

RECOMMENDED PRINT BOOKS:

Encyclopedia of American Foreign Policy
E 183.7 .E52 2002
Encyclopedia of the American West
F 591 .E485 1996
Progressive Era: Primary Documents on Events from 1890 to 1914
REF E661 .B98 2004

BROWSE BOOKS AND MEDIA:

  • D16.14   -   Oral History
  • D570   -   US in World War I (General)
  • E18—143   -   The Americas
  • E31—49.2   -   North America
  • E51—73   -   Pre-Columbian America
  • E75—99   -   Indians of North America
  • E81—83   -   Indian wars
  • E99   -   Indian Tribes and Cultures
  • E101—135   -   Discovery of America and Early Explorations
  • E156—889   -   United States
  • E176.1   -   US Presidents (Collective Biography)
  • E181—182   -   US Military and Naval History (General)
  • E183.7—183.9   -   Diplomatic History. Foreign and General Relations
  • E186—199   -   Colonial History
  • E199   -   French and Indian War, 1755-1763
  • E201—298   -   American Revolution, 1775-1783
  • E300—453   -   Revolution to the Civil War, 1775/1783-1861
  • E401—415.2   -   Mexican War
  • E458—655   -   Civil War
  • E714—735   -   Spanish-American War
  • E660—738   -   Late Nineteenth Century, 1865-1900
  • E784—805   -   Harding-Coolidge-Hoover Era. "The Twenties"
  • E838—889   -   Later Twentieth Century, 1961-2000
  • E895—904   -   Twenty-first century
  • F390   -   Texas Revolution
  • F590.3—596.3   -   The American West
  • PN1995.2 and PN1995.9.H5   -   History and Film

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