The US History Highway: A Guide to Internet Resources: A Guide to Internet Resources, 1st Edition (Pack) book cover

The US History Highway: A Guide to Internet Resources

A Guide to Internet Resources, 1st Edition

By Dennis A. Trinkle, Scott A. Merriman


320 pages

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Pack: 9780765609076
pub: 2002-02-28
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Complete with a CD-ROM, this specialized edition of The History Highway 3.0 guides users to the incredible amount of information on U.S. history available on the Internet like no other resource. It covers hundreds of sites, and the CD-ROM features the entire contents as PDF files with live links, so that users can put the disk into their computers, go online, and click directly to the sites. In addition, the best sites for researchers of all types are highlighted as "Editor's Choice," and there is also helpful information on using the Internet and evaluating information in an online environment.

Table of Contents

Part I. Getting Started; 1. The Basics; 2. Signing On; Part II. Internet Sites for U.S. History; 3. General United States History; 4. African American History; 5. Native American History; 6. Colonial American History; 7. American Revolution; 8. Early United States History (1783-1860); 9. The Civil War; 10. The Gilded and Progressive Age; 11. The Age of Roosevelt; 12. World War II: Home Front; 13. World War II: Military History; 14. The Cold War; 15. Twentieth-Century American History; 16. Modern Military History; 17. Western History; 18. Women's History; 19. Historiography; 20. Historic Preservation and Conservation; 21. Living History and Historic Reenactment; 22. Genealogy; 23. State Historical Societies; 24. History Books on the Internet; 25. Maps and Images; 26. Libraries; 27. Archives and Manuscript Collections; 28. Special Collections; 29. Online Reference Desk; Glossary

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General
HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies)