There are literally hundreds of encyclopedias, dictionaries, almanacs, and atlases that will provide you with background information on historical subjects. The following books will give you broad historical information. REF. in front of a call number indicates that the book is housed in Belk Library's reference collection on the first floor.
Welcome to the U.S. History Research Guide.
On this guide I have recommended ways for you to find information resources, such as:
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