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Questia, your online research library and paper writing resource, contains thousands of scholarly History articles and books.

Stories and recordings of humans past, history is essential towards society’s development as a means to preserve records or information and serve as a preventative measure for similar causes experienced in the past. History is infinite and continually recorded within these geographic divisions:

  • Ancient and Classical History
  • United States History
  • North American History
  • Caribbean and West Indian History
  • Central American History
  • South American History
  • European History
  • Asian History
  • Middle Eastern History
  • African History
  • Australian and Pacific Islands History
  • Military History
  • Social History

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