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Reading Seminar on the Era of the US Civil War

Course Number: HI445

Subject: History

Review essays
Background material

Sheehan-Dean, Aaron, ed. The Cambridge History of the American Civil War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019.

Miller, Richard F., ed. States at War. Hanover: University Press of New England, 2013-2020.

Other relevant encyclopedias and handbooks


Remember that many secondary sources will have a bibliography that you can use for your own research. Beyond your course readings, examples include:

Secondary sources: books

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Secondary sources: articles

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Due to the large number of results from an Omni search, it can sometimes be helpful to search history specific databases. For this class, try


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