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Researchers and scholars interested in Native American studies know that the records of the Indian perspective on many important events once existed almost exclusively in mimeographed news-sheets, offset tabloids, and, occasionally, full-fledged newspapers. These were ephemeral productions, often from short-lived presses and circulated among remote constituencies where they are "read to death" as they are passed from hand to hand. Of some issues there seems to be no trace. The collections covered in this series represent the fruits of a long effort to preserve and disseminate these documents in microform. While most originate with Indian groups, some are missionary society or federal publications, both U.S. and Canadian. Where possible, gaps have been filled from other collections, including those of the Museum of the American Indian, the Smithsonian Institution, and the Newberry Library in Chicago.

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A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century

Eight-volume English edition reprinted in two volumes; two very scarce volumes of the German edition, which were not translated into English, reprinted in a separately available third volume.

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A Concordance to the Poems of Dylan Thomas

Romantic. Affirmative. Rhetorical. The poetry of Dylan Thomas urged readers to ponder life as they never had before. Researchers now have access to a concordance and word list keyed to the 1978 printing of Dylan Thomas: The Poems, edited by Daniel Jones.

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A People at War

Letters, diaries, memoirs, and other personal papers from the Civil War holdings of the Library of Congress. Edited by John R. Sellers.

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Dissertations...Empowering Researchers with Cutting-edge Ideas & Insight

Dissertations often provide the only information on a particular topic, and surface primary research unavailable in other formats.

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A Journey in Song: Nelson Mandela, Reggae and Rumba

Multimedia resources open up new avenues of exploration into a human rights hero’s life and legacy.

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