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HIST2600: Historical Methods (Great Depression and New Deal Focus): Chronologies


American Decades / Vincent Tompkins, Judith Baughman, Victor Bondi, and Richard Layman. - Detroit: Gale Research, 1994. - edited by Vincent Tompkins.; v. : ill. ; 29 cm; Vol. [3] edited by Judith S. Baughman; v. [4]-[5], [8]-[9] edited by Victor Bondi; v. [6] edited by Richard Layman; v. [10] edited by Tandy McConnell.; "A Manly, Inc. book."; Includes bibliographical references and indexes.. - Call Number: REF E169.12.A419
Ten-volume set (one for each decade of the twentieth century) covers events, people and trends, with chapters organized according to subject area. Every volume contains a chapter on "Arts," "Fashion," "Lifestyles and Social Trends," "Media," and "Sports."

Chronological History of U.S. Foreign Relations, 2nd Edition / by Lester H. Brune; Richard Dean Burns, consulting editor. - New York: Routledge, 2003. - 3 v. : ill., maps ; 29 cm. - Includes bibliographical references and index. - Call Number: REF E183.7.B745
Three-volume chronological reference to the major events of U.S. diplomatic history includes descriptions and explanatory notes. A useful reference for placing events in a broader foreign policy context.

Day by Day: The Thirties / Rodney P. Carlisle, general editor. - New York: Facts on File, 2007. - 2 v. (xxiii, 1138 p.) : ill. ; 29 cm. - Includes bibliographical references and index. - Call Number: REF D723.D44
Provides daily, monthly, and yearly chronologies for the 1930s that cover world affairs; events occuring on all continents; United States politics, foreign policy, and defense; economics; science and technology; and culture and lifestyle.

The Facts on File World Political Almanac / compiled by Chris Cook. - New York: Facts on File, 1989. - 453 p. ; 25 cm. - Includes bibliographical references and index. - Call Number: REF D843.C5797
Useful ready reference work covers international political organizations and movements, foreign governments, treaties, alliances, diplomatic agreements, and politics. Also includes topical chapters dealing with major themes in international politics.

Social History of the United States / Daniel J. Walkowitz and Daniel E. Bender, Series Editors. - Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO, 2009. - 10 vols : ill. - Includes bibliographical references and index. - Call Number: REF HN57.S622
Ten-volume reference set (one volume for each decade) covers the social history of the twentieth century with an emphasis on the lives and experiences of ordinary Americans.

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