American National Biography by John A. Garraty (Editor); Mark C. Carnes (Editor)
Call Number: Reference CT213 .A68 1999
Publication Date: 1999-01-21
A 24-volume compilation of biographic articles on prominent Americans.
The American Historical Association's Guide to Historical Literature by Mary B. Norton (Editor); Pamela Gerardi (Editor)
Call Number: Reference Z6201 .A55
Publication Date: New York : Oxford University Press, 1995
This set is an essential reference tool for historians. Covering all areas and time periods of historical research, each entry has a brief annotation. The editors have attempted to identify the "...finest and most useful books and articles available in every field of historical scholarship." The editors add that the "Guide" provides "...a critical overview of the best contemporary historical scholarship."
American Foreign Relations since 1600: a Guide to the Literature by Robert L. Beisner; Kurt Hanson (Editor)
Call Number: REF Z6465.U5 G84 2003
Publication Date: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c2003.
This two volume set is an essential resource on the literature of U.S. foreign policy. Significant secondary and primary resources are identified and briefly discussed.
Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History by Mary Kupiec (Editor); Peter W. Williams (Editor); Mary K. Cayton (Editor)
Call Number: Reference E169.1 .E624 2001
Publication Date: New York : Charles Scribner's Sons, c2001.
This three volume set covers historical periods such as the Colonial Era and the Vietnam war, cultural groups such as the Native Americans and the Working Class, Geographical and Cultural regions such as The Middle West and Chicago, politics, art.
Culture and Customs of the Sioux Indians by Gregory O. Gagnon
Publication Date: Reference E99.D1 G34 2012
This volume presents a picture of traditional Sioux culture and history. Topics include the development of the Sioux tribe, conflicts and wars with the United States, religion, economy, gender roles, lifestyles, arts, cuisine, education, and social customs.