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Research Guides@TCC Libraries

Western Civilization:19th Century

To assist in the study of Western Civilization and the period known as the 19th Century.

The purpose of this Topic Guide is to assist with the study of Western Civilization and the period known as the 19th Century, 1801-1900.

Specific Call Numbers to browse:

CB 305-430

   History of Civilization (by Period)

      E 300-453

   U.S. History, Revolution to the Civil War 1775/1783-1861

D 351-400

   Modern History—19th Century,                    1801-1914/20

     E 310-337

   U.S. History, Constitutional Period

DA – DX

   Histories by Countries

     E 337.5-738

  U.S. History, 19th Century

 

"Capitalism became the dominant economic system during this period (though it had its roots in the Renaissance). Steam-powered machines and unskilled laborers in factories began to replace skilled artisans.   A Brief History of Western Culture: Late Modern, after c. 1800, Khan Academy

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