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About Historical Abstracts

Subject Historical Abstracts is your complete reference guide to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life). This database is packed with annotated references to information on topics from the Renaissance to Tiananmen Square—over half a million entries in all.
Sources Journal articles.
Dates Covered 1955 to present, some older citations.
Help Documents EBSCO help for this database
Print Counterpart (backfiles) Historical abstracts.
Provider ABC-Clio, EBSCO
Access On the web, limited to current WU students, faculty, and staff. Access to restricted resources from outside the WU campuses.
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Contact the Olin Library Help Desk, at 935-5410, or your Subject Librarian.