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JMU Library Catalog
Find books, ebooks, films, sound recordings, and government documents available to JMU users
Catalog of over 62 million titles cataloged by libraries worldwide that includes manuscripts written as early as the 1000 B.C., books, audio visual media, and internet source
Bibliography of British & Irish History
This resource serves as a guide to the works of historians, providing historical data on the British Isles from 55 B.C. to present, exclusively through secondary sources.
An index with abstracts to more than 1,800 journals in 40 languages on world history from 1450 to the present; excludes the US and Canada.
Background Information for the History of Britain and Ireland
Oxford Companion to British History
Concise coverage of the history of Britain; no bibliographies.
Reader's Guide to British History
Covers all time periods and all constituent parts of the British Isles. Arranged alphabetically by topic, a guide to the best secondary literature on British history, broadly defined. Each topical entry lists secondary works; the entry then discusses each of these important works in relation to one another and in historiographical context.