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HIS 3380: Workshop in Historical Methods: Book Series

Book series

On this page are book series which contain more than one volume, such as The Story of Civilization by Will Durant, the Harvard Classics, and the Great Ideas series.  In addition, there is access to an almanac, The World Almanac and Book of Facts. These resources contain reprints of a lot of primary source literature.

The Story of Civilization

Harvard Classics

Great Events from History

The Great Events in History Series, published by Salem Press, The series covers over one thousand historical events of significance. Each event included contains the type of event, the time or date of the event, the location of the event, the principal personages associated with the event, a summary of the event, and the pertinent literature about the event.

World Almanac and Book of Facts

The Great Ideas