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HIST 223: Old Age in the Modern Age (HC): Background

History / Anthropology 223 (T. Snyder) Fall 2014

History and Biographical Sources

Encyclopedias and Handbooks

The following sources provide overviews of some of the issues and topics in this course.  When using an article in an encyclopedia or handbook, always check the bibliography at the end of the article for further reading.  It will provide a selective list of the books, articles, and, sometimes, Web resources considered to be the most up-to-date and reliable. This makes a good start for your research.

Web Resources

Subject Guide

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