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HIS 3440 American Medicine in the 20th Century

This is a guide for students in the WSU course "American Medicine in the 20th Century." This guide provides specific examples of books, electronic resources and web sites to use when researching this topic.


Examples of Books

(Try searching Encore with the term "his3998ammed!")

Searching for Books

Wayne State University Libraries have many books relevant to the study of History.  Much of the History book collection is located in the Purdy/Kresge Library and the Adamany Undergraduate Library.

In general, History books have Library of Congress call numbers ranging from:

C - Auxiliary Sciences of History; D - History: General and Old World; E - History: America (General) and U.S. (General); F - History: United States (Local) and America (except the U.S.).


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