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History (Countries and Regions of the World): Home

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Study of History

Select the appropriate tab for History resources for various regions of the world.
For additional information in specific areas go to the following Research Guides:

                    African-American Studies
                    Biography
                    Classics
                    Latin American / Latino Studies
                    Medieval Studies
                    Middle East Studies

                                    

What is a Primary Source?

Primary sources are original records created during the time under study. Since they were present during the experience, they offer an inside first-hand view of a particular event unfiltered by interpretation or evaluation.

Some examples:

     Letters                 Manuscripts
     Newspapers         Memoirs
     Interviews            Speeches
     Photographs         Diaries 

Map

17th century map of the world.

Free lesson plans from Readex

There are free lesson plans available from Readex in History and other topics. 

 

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