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HH215 The West in the Premodern World


The titles listed here provide background or overview information and can be a good starting point to help you find a topic, compare topics, verify information about a topic, or see a brief list of possible sources on a topic.

These examples are in the Reference collection on the 1st floor, and some have online access.

Searching for a good introduction to your topic?  You may want to try:





Ermatinger, James William. The World of Ancient Rome : a Daily Life Encyclopedia 
        Santa Barbara, California ;: Greenwood, 2015.


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