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The History guide provides links to reliable database and web resources.

Reference Books

A good place to start to gather information about Ancient Civilizations

Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome  (7 vol.)      REF DE 5.O95 2010

The Edinburgh Comapnion to Ancient Greece & Rome   REF DE 59.E3 2006

Civilizations of the Ancient Near East (4 vol.)   REF DS 57.C55 1995

Ancient Mesopotamia - New Perspectives   REF DS 69.5.M385 2005

The Ancient Indus Valley - New Perspectives   REF DS 425.M338 2007

Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt (3 vol.)   REF DT 58.O94 2001

The Aztecs - New Perspectives   REF F 1219.73.V35 2005

Barrington Atlas of the Greek & Roman World   OVR REF G 1033.B3 2000

The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Greece   REF G 2001.S1 M6 1996

The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Daily Life - vol 1 - The Ancient World   REF GT 31.G74 2004

RefWorks / Manage Your Research


RefWorks -- an online research management, writing and collaboration tool -- is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.

Set up an account using your UAA/APU user ID and Password, and start organizing and sharing your research.

Starting Points

Ancient Civilizations Web Resources

BBC Ancient History Web Page

Ancient History Encyclopedia‚Äč

IAncient Minoan Civilization

MesoAmerican Civilization Links

Internet Ancient History Sourcebook (Fordham University)

The British Museum's Ancient Egypt links

The British Museum's Ancient Greece links

The British Museum's Ancient China links

Indus Valley Civilization 


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