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Western Civilization Since 1600: Home

This guide will help you with research in western civilization, with special attention to resources for the Holocaust project.

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Clark State catalog


OhioLINK catalog


OhioLINK Electronic Books Center 

Encyclopedia Sources

Encyclopedias give a broad overview on a topic and are a good starting point for research. Clark State has several reference books that deal with western civilization. Some are in the main collection and can be checked out.

REF D11.W635 2005

Cassell's Chronology of World History

This volume includes not only lists of dates and events, but also brief thematic essays.

REF D 21.R63 1999

Illustrated History of the World

V. 6-10 cover world civilization since 1600.

D804.3.N54 2000

The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust

D 804.25.E67 1997

Dictionary of the Holocaust: Biography, Geography, and Terminology

REF E 176.1.A6563

American Presidents

REF E 174. D52

Dictionary of American History


Timeline Sources

Finding Scholarly Journals

Use the links below to search one or more of these helpful databases.

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Holocaust Resources

These books from the circulating collection may help with the Holocaust project.

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