American Studies Reference Books

Culture and History

American Decades 

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E169.12 .A42 (1900-1999)

American Eras

CALL NUMBER:  Ref. E169.1 .A471979 1997 vol. 1-8

American National Biography

CALL NUMBER: Ref. CT213 .A68 1999

Americans at War

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E181 .A453 2005 vol. 1-4

Bowling, Beatniks, and Bell-Bottoms: Pop Culture of 20th Century America

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E169.1 .B7825 2012 vol. 1-6

Dictionary of American History

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E174 .D52 2003 vol. 1-10

Encyclopedia of the American Civil War: A Political, Social, and Military History

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E468 .E53 2000 vol. 1-5

Encyclopedia of American Cultural and Intellectual History

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E169.1 .E624 2001 vol. 1-3

The Greenwood Guide to American Popular Culture

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E169.1 .G7555 2002 vol. 1-4

Historic Documents

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E839.5 .H57 Index 2005

Historical Dictionary of American Propaganda

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E183.7 .M325 2004

The Scribner's Encyclopedia of American Lives

CALL NUMBER: Ref. CT213 .S37 1998 vol. 1-8

The Scribner's Encyclopedia of American Lives. The 1960s

CALL NUMBER: Ref. CT213 .S374 2003 vol. 1-2

Slavery in America: From Colonial Times to the Civil War: An Eyewitness History

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E441 .S36 2000

St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E169.1 .S764 2000 vol. 1-5

Literature

African American Writers

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PS153.N5 A344 2001 vol. 1-2

American Women Writers: A Critical Reference Guide from Colonial Times to the Present

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PS147 .A4 vol. 1-5

Asian American Literature: Reviews and Criticism of Works by American Writers of Asian Descent

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PS153.A84 A82 1999

Companion to Southern Literature

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PS261 .C55 2002

Dictionary of American Regional English

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PE2843 .D52 1985 vol. 1-6

Encyclopedia of American Indian Literature

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PS153 .I52 E53 2007

Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Nineteenth Century

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PS316 .E53 1998

Garner's Modern American Usage

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PE2827 .G37 2009

Hispanic Literature of the United States: A Comprehensive Reference

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PS153.H56 K36 2003

Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature

CALL NUMBER: Ref. PS21 .E537 2004 vol. 1-4

Oxford Companion to the American Musical: Theatre, Film, and Television

CALL NUMBER: Ref. ML102 .M88 H593 2008

Politics and Law

The Almanac of American Politics

CALL NUMBER: Ref. JK1012 .A44

The Almanac of Women and Minorities in American Politics 2002

CALL NUMBER: Ref. HQ1236.5 .U6 M3779 2001

Elections in the Americas: A Data Handbook

CALL NUMBER: Ref. JF1001 .E363 2005 vol. 1-2

Encyclopedia of the American Constitution

CALL NUMBER: Ref. KF4548 .E53 2000 vol. 1-6

Encyclopedia of American Political Parties and Elections

CALL NUMBER: Ref. JK2261 .S218 2006

Encyclopedia of the U.S. Census: From the Constitution to the American Community Survey

CALL NUMBER: Ref. HA37 .U55 E53 2012

Great American Trials

CALL NUMBER: Ref. KF220 .G74 2002 vol. 1-2

Politics in America: Members of Congress in Washington and at Home

CALL NUMBER: Ref. JK1012 .P64

Race and Gender

American Immigrant Cultures

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E184.A1 A63448 1997 vol. 1-2

Contemporary Black Biography

CALL NUMBER: Ref. DT18 .C66 vol. 1-27

The Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E185 .E54 2006 vol. 1-6

Encyclopedia of Women in American History

CALL NUMBER: Ref. HQ1410 .E53 2002 vol. 1-3

Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E184.A1 G14 2000 vol. 1-3

Girlhood in America

CALL NUMBER: Ref. HQ777 .G5745 2001 vol. 1-2

Jewish Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia

CALL NUMBER: Ref. DS115.2 .J49 1997 vol. 1-2

Men and Masculinity

CALL NUMBER: Ref. HQ1090.3 .M436 2004 vol. 1-2

Notable American Women: A Biographical Dictionary Completing the Twentieth Century

CALL NUMBER: Ref. CT3260 .N5725 2004

Notable Black American Men

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E185.86 .N68 1999

Notable Black American Women

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E185.96 .N68 2003

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E184.S75 O97 2005 vol. 1-4

Racial and Ethnic Relations in America

CALL NUMBER: Ref. E49 .R33 2000 vol. 1-3