The History Highway 3.0: A Guide to Internet Resources / Edition 3

The History Highway 3.0: A Guide to Internet Resources / Edition 3

by Dennis A. Trinkle, Dorothy Auchter, Scott A. Merriman, Todd E. Larson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0765609045

ISBN-13: 9780765609045

Pub. Date: 03/05/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Now including a CD-ROM, this redesigned and thoroughly updated edition of The History Highway guides users to the astonishing amount of historical information available on the Internet. It features more entries on non-U.S. history than ever before, and the CD-ROM contains the entire contents as PDF files with live links, so that users can put the disk into their

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Now including a CD-ROM, this redesigned and thoroughly updated edition of The History Highway guides users to the astonishing amount of historical information available on the Internet. It features more entries on non-U.S. history than ever before, and the CD-ROM contains the entire contents as PDF files with live links, so that users can put the disk into their computers, go on line, and click directly to the sites. A special feature, "Editor's Choice," indicates superior destinations for researchers. In addition to the complete new edition, three specialized versions are also available offering specific coverage of just those sites that apply to world history, U.S. history, or European history, along with basic information about Internet research that is included with all four versions. Covering hundreds of sites and designed for ease of use and maximum flexibility, The History Highway 3.0 is an indispensable tool for historical research in the twenty first-century, no matter what the area or level of interest.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765609045
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/05/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
672
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 8.36(h) x 1.57(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Pt. IGetting Started
1The Basics5
2Signing On20
Pt. IIInternet Sites for Historians
3General History35
4Ancient History40
5Medieval History55
6Renaissance and Reformation History70
7African History83
8Asian History98
9Australian and New Zealand History110
10Canadian History123
11European History128
12Latin American History227
13United States History238
14Women's History351
15World History364
16Agricultural History and Rural Studies371
17History of Computers376
18History of Science379
19History of Technology389
20Holocaust Studies398
21Law, Civil Liberties, and Civil Rights404
22Modern Military History411
23Psychohistory433
24Historiography435
25Historical Population Databases444
26Historic Preservation and Conservation449
27Urban History454
28Living History and Historic Reenactment463
29Genealogy478
30State Historical Societies486
31History Books on the Internet493
32History and Social Studies Organizations507
33Maps and Images510
34Resources for Teachers of History: K-12 and College523
35Discussion Lists541
36Newsgroups (Usenet Groups)549
37Electronic Journals551
38Libraries560
39Archives and Manuscript Collections570
40Special Collections590
41Digital Collections600
42Online Reference Desk606
43Online Databases625
Glossary633
About the Editors and Contributors639
Index649

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