Watson Library has a variety of books and eBooks on History and related topics. The books listed below are a sampling of what we have available in the library - to find more, check our library catalog, or contact us for help!
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The American Women's Almanac: 500 Years of Making History
This essential book illustrates the important events and figures surrounding the suffrage movement; literature, art, and music; business leaders and breakthroughs; political history and office holders.
Visible Ink Press 2020
Civil War Biographies from the Western Waters: 956 Confederate and Union Naval and Military Personnel, Contractors, Politicians, Officials, Steamboat Pilots and Others
Included in this biographical encyclopedia are Union and Confederate naval officers down to the rank of mate; enlisted sailors who won the Medal of Honor, or otherwise distinguished themselves or who...
Encyclopedia of Society and Culture in the Medieval World
The Encyclopedia of Society and Culture in the Medieval World provides readers with comprehensive coverage of the medieval world, from the fall of Rome to the European Renaissance, including Western…
Facts On File 2008