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HUB XC 410: Back to the Past


This guide highlights useful resources for researching historical events and disputes.

Along with this guide, you might benefit from visiting these related guides:

The Boston Globe

Additionally, you will also benefit from a search of the Boston Globe for articles relating to your topic.  Use these links to get to the time range that applies to the event you're covering:

Where to Start

It helps to start with broad information sources, like encyclopedias and introductory texts. These sources will provide background knowledge and vocabulary related to American history.

 The Oxford encyclopedia of the history of American science, medicine, and technology The Oxford encyclopedia of American social history The concise Princeton encyclopedia of American political history Encyclopedia of American religious history The Urban Design Reader American heroes: Profiles of men and women who shaped early America The atlas of Boston history Encyclopedia of Strikes in American History

Further Reading


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