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Military Studies Research Guide: Famous Battles

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Articles & Videos About Famous Battles

Search any of these electronic reference resources (listed below and right) for the battle you are interested in researching.  Examples include: Verdun (Battle of, 1916), Dien Bien Phu (Battle of, 1954), and Stalingrad (Battle of, 1942-1943).

Online Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Online version of the Encyclopedia Britannica and Merriam-Webster Dictionary & Thesaurus

Virtual Reference Library
A collection of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research

Encyclopedia.com
Composed of high-quality articles from the Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition

Encarta (Microsoft)
A gateway to 17,000 encyclopedia articles, multimedia, a talking dictionary, and a world atlas