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AP European History; Early Modern Europe, 1650—1800: Encyclopedias and Reference Books / eBooks

START WITH REFERENCE SOURCES

These resources provide essential background information:

WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE, WHY, HOW

ONLINE REFERENCE DATABASES

REFERENCE BOOKS / eBOOKS

The following REFERENCE BOOKS and eBOOKS are arranged by broad subject categories.
 
BIOGRAPHIES
 
B - C RELIGION / PHILOSOPHY / CIVILIZATION
 
D HISTORY (Old world, not including the Americas)
 
E-F HISTORY OF THE AMERICAS

REFERENCE BOOKS / eBOOKS (continued)

G GEOGRAPHY / RECREATION / FASHION
 
H SOCIAL SCIENCES (INCLUDES ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL HISTORY)
 
J POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Encyclopedia of political revolutions. Ref JC 491 .E63 1998
  • Encyclopedia of Western colonialism since 1450. Ref JV 22 .E535 2007 3 vols (also an online ebook)
  • European political facts, 1648-1789. Ref JN 9 .B3 1984
  • European political facts, 1789-1848. Ref JN 10 .C65
  • Famous trials in history. Ref K 540 .C39 2012 (also an online ebook)
  • Greenwood encyclopedia of international relations. Ref JZ 1160 .N65 2002 4 vols
  • History of government from the earliest times. Ref JF 51 .F57 1999 3 vols
M - N MUSIC / FINE ARTS
 
P LITERATURE
 
Q - R SCIENCE / MEDICINE 
  • Cambridge world history of human disease. Ref R131 .C233 1993
  • Encyclopedia of medical history. Ref R 133 .M34 1985
  • Encyclopedia of pestilence, pandemics, and plagues. Ref RA652 .E535 2008
  • Science and its times: understanding the social significance of scientific discovery. Ref Q 175.46 .S35 2000 8 vols (also an online ebook)
  • Science, technology, and society : the impact of science from 2000 B.C. to the 18th century. Ref Q125 .S434756 2002 3 vols
 
S - T - U AGRICULTURE / MILITARY SCIENCES