Social Studies

New Books (10/30/13)

Encyclopedia of American Recessions & Depressions
An encyclopedia of American women at war : from the home front to the battlefields
The Oxford encyclopedia of American business, labor, and economic history
The true story behind Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address
“The troubled roar of the waters” : Vermont in flood and recovery, 1927-1931
Shakespeare’s restless world : a portrait of an era in twenty objects
Oil and honey : the education of an unlikely activist
Grand Central : how a train station transformed America
Old Man River : the Mississippi River in North American history
The ancient Mesopotamians
The speech : the story behind Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream
Carved in Stone : the Artistry of Early New England Gravestones
Ledger Narratives : the Plains Indians Drawings

For more information on these titles and to check availability, search the online catalog.

Academic Databases

To search all of the social studies databases, visit

American Government

American History

Ancient & Medieval History

Controversy & Society

World at War

World Religions

U.S. History in Context

Online Resources

Library of Congress
American Treasures of the LOC

Vermont Resources
Vermonters in the Civil War

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