Encyclopedias of World History
Berkshire encyclopedia of world history / William H. McNeill, senior editor ; Jerry H. Bentley ... [et al.] editors. Great Barrington, Mass., U.S.A. : Berkshire Pub. Group, c2005. Alexander Reference D23.B45 2005 v.1-5
The encyclopedia of world history : ancient, medieval, and modern, chronologically arranged / Peter N. Stearns, general editor. Edition: 6th ed., completely rev. and updated. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2001. 1243 p. Alexander Reference D21.E578 2001
Cambridge Histories Online
CHO contains 250+ volumes from 67 different series by leading historians with extensive bibliographies that help you identify the best works to search for. The database contains the searchable fulltext of all volumes of these series.
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Other History Resources at Rutgers
World History Librarian
Alexander Library, 848-932-6103