Call Number: UCF ONLINE General Collection -- E178 .M667 2006
Early Americans: Prehistory-A.D. 1700 -- Europe Discovers America: 1000-1775 -- The Revolution Era: 1765-1801 -- Continental Expansion: 1803-1853 -- A Divided Nation: 1817-1877 -- From Sea to Shining Sea: 1867-1896 -- Modern America Rises: 1870-1917 -- Becoming a Great Power: 1914-1933 -- Remaking America: 1929-1945 -- Cold War America: 1945-1989 -- Global Hegemony: 1985-Present
Call Number: UCF ONLINE General Collection -- D20.D33 2014
Ancient World: Prehistory-500 B.C. -- Classical World: 550 B.C.-A.D. 700 -- Age of Faith: 500-1150 -- Crusades to Columbus: 960-1644 -- Colonizing New Worlds: 1455-1857 -- Age of Imperialism: 1750-1917 -- Global Conflict: 1900-1945 -- Toward a New Millennium: 1945-Present
"Written by the very best of classical scholars from all over the world, the Dictionary provides coverage of Greek and Roman history, literature, myth, religion, linguistics, philosophy, law, science, art and archaeology, and topics in near eastern studies and late antiquity."
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Call Number: UCF ONLINE General Collection -- D 205 2008
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"This series addresses heavily debated questions by offering different critical perspectives on major historical events, drawn from all time periods and from all parts of the globe. Each volume in this series has a thematic, era or subject-specific focus that coincides with the way history is studied at the academic level."
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Call Number: UCF ONLINE General Collection -- E 169.12.A421
Volumes for each decade, 1900-1909 through 1990-1999, with chapters about: - World Events - The Arts - Business & the Economy - Education - Fashion - Government & Politics - Law & Justice - Lifestyles & Social Trends - Media - Medicine & Health - Religion - Science & Technology - Sports
Call Number: UCF ONLINE General Collection -- E169.1 .U88 2012
A cross-disciplinary source for a single, consistent reference to document and analyze periods of contemporary American social history. Covers the first decade of the 21st Century and includes key events and social history.
Ch 1. Arts and entertainment -- ch 2. Business and the economy -- ch 3. Education -- ch 4. Government, politics, and law -- ch 5. Lifestyles and social trends -- ch 6. Medicine and health -- ch 7. Science and technology -- ch 8. Sports
provides weekly summaries of world events, drawn from newspapers, wire services, and other information sources. The issues from 1983 forward are monthly summaries. Includes the texts of speeches and documents.
Call Number: UCF MAIN Library General Collection -- D2.A7
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