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African American History Reference Sources
Encyclopedia of the American Civil War by
Publication Date: 2000
An award-winning and highly recommended comprehensive reference set on the political, social, and military aspects of the American Civil War.
A Companion to the Civil War and Reconstruction by
Publication Date: 2008
A Companion to the Civil War and Reconstruction addresses the key topics and themes of the Civil War era, with 23 original essays by top scholars in the field. An authoritative volume that surveys the history and historiography of the U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction Analyzes the major sources and the most influential books and articles in the field Includes discussions on scholarly advances in U.S. Civil War history.
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American National Biography
Online version of the multi-volume set that provides scholarly biographies of important people in all walks of American life.
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