United States History

United States History

Author: Anna H. Perrault

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 1563088746

Category: History

Page: 661

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This important work has been completely revised and expanded with the addition of online databases, Web sites and CD-ROM titles. It identifies and describes hundreds of reference books that pertain to American history; entries offer thorough annotations that are both descriptive and evaluative. Arranged topically, chapters cover U.S. history in terms of politics and government; diplomatic history and foreign affairs; military history; social, cultural, and intellectual history; regional history; and economic history. Introductory scope notes provide valuable expository information and suggested search strategies in such areas as automation, government documents, and genealogy. Includes works published through 2002.

The American Public Library Handbook

The American Public Library Handbook

Author: Guy A. Marco

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781591589112

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 533

View: 979

A detailed reference work that documents every aspect of the American public library experience through topical entries, statistics, biographies, and profiles. • Profiles of individual libraries and biographies of important public librarians