Encyclopedias in the Library

  • Gale encyclopedia of world history : governments REF D31 .G35 2008
  • Gale encyclopedia of world history : war REF D25.A2 G35 2008
  • Global history : cultural encounters from antiquity to the present REF D20 G57 2004
  • Encyclopedia of World Cultures REF GN307 .E53 1991
  • Encyclopedia of Asian history REF DS31 .E53 1988
  • Encyclopedia of the Enlightenment REF B802 .E53 2003
  • Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation REF BR302.8 .O93 1996
  • Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century African History REF DT29 .E53 2002
  • Encyclopedia of Africa south of the Sahara REF DT351 .E53 1999
  • Africana : the encyclopedia of the African and African American experience REF DT14 .A37435 1999
  • Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World REF DS35.53 .O95 2001
  • Encyclopedia of China : the essential reference to China, its history and culture REF DS705 .P47 1999
  • Encyclopedia of India REF DS405 .E556 2006
  • Encyclopedia of Latin American history and culture REF F1406 .E53 2008
  • Encyclopedia of world environmental history REF GE10 .E63 2004
  • New Cambridge medieval history REF D117 .N48 1995
  • Medieval Germany : an encyclopedia REF DD157 .M43 2001
  • Medieval France: an encyclopedia REF DC33.2.M44 1995
  • Medieval Iberia : an encyclopedia REF DP99 .M33 2003
  • Medieval Jewish Civilization: An Encyclopedia REF DS124 .M386 2003

Find Books and Ebooks

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World history.
History, Ancient.
Middle Ages--History.
History, Modern.

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