United States

Busse Library provides these webpages for students and faculty seeking information on America. Websites reflect a small portion of available government and social resources. Busse Library titles are provided for research needs.

Government Resources

Society and Culture Resources

The Colonial Era
The 18th Century
The 19th Century
The 20th Century

General Resources on Region

Busse Library Resources

  • Adell, Sandra. African American culture / 1996. E185. A2525 1996, Ref.
  • Antler, Joyce. The journey home : Jewish women and the American century / c1997. E184.36.W64 A57 1997
  • Aquila, Richard. Wanted dead or alive : the American West in popular culture / c1996. F596. W28 1996
  • Cayton, Mary Kupiec. Encyclopedia of American social history / 1993. HN57. E58 1993 Ref
  • Cravens, Hamilton. Technical knowledge in American culture / c1996. Q127.U6 T37 1996
  • Ellis, Richard. American political cultures / 1993. E183. E44 1993
  • Farber, David R. The Sixties : from memory to history / c1994. E841. S54 1994
  • Jones, Jayne Clark. The American Indian in America / [1973] j301.451 J6
  • Kutler, Stanley I. Encyclopedia of the United States in the twentieth century / 1996. E740.7 .E53 1996 Ref
  • Marc, David. Demographic vistas : television in American culture / c1996. PN1992.3.U5 M26 1996
  • McAllister, Matthew P. The commercialization of American culture / c1996. HF5813.U6 M327 1996
  • Moss, Joyce. Peoples of the world : North Americans : the culture / c1991. E49. M67 1991 Ref
  • Okihiro, Gary Y. Margins and mainstreams : Asians in American history and culture / c1994. E184.O6 O38 1994
  • Rood, Karen Lane. American culture after World War II / c1994. E169.12 .A418 1994 Ref
  • Rowe, John Carlos. The Vietnam War and American culture / c1991. DS558. V56 1991
  • Smith, Philip. The new American cultural sociology / 1998. HM22.U6 N48x 1998
  • Walch, Timothy. Immigrant America : European ethnicity in the United States / 1994. E184. E95 I46 1994
  • Yuhaus, Cassian J. The Catholic church and American culture / c1990. BX1406.2 .C356 1990


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