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Monumental Brasses (HC): Finding Background Information

Monumental Brasses: Research Sources Summer 2013

Finding Background Information

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The following sources provide overviews of concepts, people, and issues important for the study of art in the Middle Ages.  They are a quick way to begin getting background information and to identify some current points of debate.

When using an article in an encyclopedia or handbook, always check the bibliography for further reading at the end of the article. It will provide a selective list of the books, articles, and, frequently, Web resources considered to be the most up-to-date and reliable.

Background on Monumental Brasses


Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Subject Guide

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Biographical Dictionaries