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HIST 170: Problems in the Human Past I—The World to 1500 Spring 2022: Useful Resources for Pre-1500 Research

Finding What You Need

This guide is not an exhaustive list of resources, but it is designed to provide you with a jumping off point for further research. Consult with your professor and with me if you are struggling to find appropriate primary and secondary sources for your projects.

Image of a Korean Bronze ritual bell, covered in verdigris

Bronze Ritual Bell, 1200s. Korea, Goryeo period (918-1392). Cast bronze with incised inscription; diameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); overall: 22.6 cm (8 7/8 in.). The Cleveland Museum of Art, John L. Severance Fund 1992.118. Internet Archive.

Historical Research Resources

History Resources