Dictionary of American History
Call Number: Library Annex Oversize E 174 .D52x 2003 +
; also in print). 3rd edition. 10 volumes. New York: Scribners, 2003.
A comprehensive revision of this classic reference source originally published in 1940, it features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries. Short entries good for identifying major events and people in U.S. history.