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HIST 394: Seminar Modern European History

Reference Sources

Before you start your research . . . 

  • Make sure you know the basics about the COUNTRY and the EVENT or PEOPLE you are investigating.
  • Reference sources can help you answer the who, what, when, and where questions.
  • These sources give you the bigger picture. They usually DO NOT show up in your bibliography.
  • These sources can also provide new keywords or link to other sources that will be helpful in your search.

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