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HIS 160 - Online - Latin American History Before Independence (Duchicela): Find Books

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NOTE: In general, books about Latin American countries, history and culture can be found on the library shelves in the following sections:

F                  Latin America history
F 1200-1392  Mexico
F 1420-1440  Central America
F 1600-2191  Caribbean area
F 2200-3900  South America

GR - GT        Folklore and customs


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Major Reference Books

Here are a few major reference books for background information.