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African-American History Online (Facts on File)
Cross referenced entries spanning over 500 years of African American History.
American History (ABC-CLIO)
Primary source documents, reference and full-text journal articles covering themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history
Daily Life Through History (ABC-CLIO)
Details about past eras that make historical accounts relevant and meaningful from their modern-day perspectives.
Issues and Controversies in History (Facts on File / Infobase Learning)
Issues & Controversies in History provides background, outcomes, and contemporary points of view for major debates and conflicts in history American & World History. Presented in a pro/con format that clearly explains both sides of the historical era.
ProQuest Learning: Literature (ProQuest)
Collection of author biographies, contemporary criticism, reviews, and multimedia resources. Great for poetry readings.
SIRS Issues Researcher (ProQuest)
A Sample article for this project:
Schenbeck, Lyn. "Images of Women in American Theatre: The 1920s." Journal of American Drama and Theatre, 2003, pp. 43-60. SIRS Renaissance, https://sks.sirs.com.
American Decades Series by
Publication Date: 2000-12-01
American Decades documents and analyzes periods of contemporary American social history. Each volume begins with an overview and chronology covering the entire decade. Subject chapters follow, each including an explanatory background overview; subject-specific timeline; and alphabetically arranged entries discussing the people, events and ideas important to that subject during the period. Included are biographies; explanations of concepts; terms and events; quotations; charts; sidebars covering high-interest topics; and much more.
The Twenties in America by
Call Number: EBK 973.91 TWE
Publication Date: 2012-04-01
Flappers, prohibition, jazz, and the Lost Generation...
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