ERIC Number: ED156575
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
A Guide to the Study of the United States of America. Representative Books Reflecting the Development of American Life and Thought. Supplement 1956-1965.
Orr, Oliver H., Jr.; And Others
This supplement to the 1960 edition of "A Guide to the Study of the United States of America" contains titles held by the Library of Congress that reflect the development of the United States and were published between 1956 and 1965. In some instances a few pre-1956 publications are entered. These include parts of series or multivolume studies that began before 1956, and some reprints and revisions. Entries reflect the development of American thought in the following areas: Literature (1607-1965); Language; Literary History and Criticism; Biography and Autobiography; Periodicals and Journalism; Geography; the American Indian; General History; Diplomatic History and Foreign Relations; Military History and the Armed Forces; Intellectual History; Local History; Regions, States, Cities; Travel and Travelers; Population, Immigration, and Minorities; Society; Communication; Science and Technology; Medicine and Public Health; Entertainment; Sports and Recreation; Education; Philosophy and Psychology; Religion; Folklore, Folk Music, Folk Art; Music; Art and Architecture; Land and Agriculture; Economic Life; Constitution and Government; Law and Justice; Politics, Parties, Elections; and Books and Libraries. (Author/RM)
Descriptors: American Culture, American Studies, Annotated Bibliographies, Bibliographies, Guides, Higher Education, Library Collections, Secondary Education, Union Catalogs, United States History, United States Literature
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($12.50 hardbound)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC. General Reference and Bibliography Div.