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HIST 317: Visions of Mexico (HC)

History 317: Visions of Mexico (Krippner) Spring 2017

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

English 389 Librarians

  Sarah Horowitz
  Curator of Rare Books &
  Manuscripts and
  Head of Special Collections
  Margaret Schaus
  European History Subject Librarian
  Profile & Guides

Handbooks and Companions