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HIST 4398- 001 Senior Seminar in History: Books, Theses and Dissertations

Dictatorship, Dirty Wars, and Democracy in America Zachary Brittsan 11-12 MWF

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Electronic Theses and Dissertations

TTU Libraries provides access to electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) published by TTU students as well as the ProQuest collection of theses and dissertations published at other institutions.

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For most history topics, books will be an important part of your research. Personal diaries, biographies, and collected history texts can all be found in Library collections. Use this search tool to find print and digital materials available. 

Most History books are in call number area D, E, or F on Stack Level 1.


The e-book collections listed here are multi-disciplinary except where noted.

Books in other Libraries

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Required reading List

1) Stephen Schlesinger and Stephen Kinzer, Bitter Fruit (2005)

2) Rigoberta Menchú and Elisabeth Burgos-Debray, I, Rigoberta Menchú (2010)

3) Greg Grandin, Empire’s Workshop (2006)

4) Ernesto Che Guevara, The Motorcycle Diaries (2003)

*Mary Lynn Rampolla’s A Pocket Guide to Writing in History is highly recommended and widely available as a how-to guide for your research paper.