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Indexes more than 2,300 academic historical journals beginning in 1955.

Covers all aspects of  history, excluding that of Canada and the US, from the late fifteenth-century on.

For Canadian and US history see America: history and life

For medieval history see the International medieval bibliography online

From the publisher's website: 'History and social science researchers have used Historical Abstracts to discover significant and groundbreaking work for more than 50 years. No other history research tool matches its scholarly standards or comprehensive coverage.'


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Date Coverage

Late 15th century on


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