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HIST 317: Visions of Mexico (HC)

History 317: Visions of Mexico (Krippner) Fall 2018

An Image of Lushness and Tradition

Diego Rivera, Flower Vendor, 1941 (Source: flickr, Creative Commons License 2.0)

Background Information

The following sources provide overviews of ideas, people, and branches of study in the history of Mexico and Latin America.  They are a quick way to find out the basic facts and 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.

Historical Encyclopedias and Dctionaries


Reference Sources in Other Subject Areas

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Handbooks and Companions