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    Historical Abstracts is the leading index of literature covering world history (excluding the U.S. and Canada) for the period 1450 to the present. Begun in 1955, Historical Abstracts features more than 700,000 concise abstracts and citations to journal articles (many with links to full-text), books and dissertations on a diverse range of world history subjects. Each year the compilers of this database add more than 20,000 new abstracts and citations after screening more than 1,700 journal titles published worldwide for articles, books and dissertations of interest to historians. (For U.S. and Canadian history, use the America: History and Life database.)

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    History News Networkhttp://hnn.us/Aspires to put news in historical context by publishing articles written by historians on current events topics.  
    World Historical Fictionhttp://www.cincinnatilibrary.org/booklists/?id=worldhistoricalsThese and many other recent novels will take you across the centuries and around the world. 
    World History Linkshttp://www.academicinfo.net/histaameta.htmlLinks to world history websites from AcademicInfo, an online education resource center. 
    Culturahistoricahttp://www.culturahistorica.es/texts_historians.htmlExcerpts from works by great historians. 
    Journal of World Historyhttp://muse.jhu.edu/journals/jwh/Full text of the journal from 1996 to the present.