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HIST 571: Latin American Ethnohistory

Finding Books in Ethnohistory

Materials not at Penn State

If Penn State does not have what you need, you can request materials directly from other libraries and have them delivered to Penn State using these databases.

Subject Headings for Latin American Ethnohistory

For best results in library catalogs such as the CAT and WorldCAT, become familiar with Library of Congress Subject Headings.

  • Ethnohistory
  • Ethnoarchaeology
  • Antiquities 
    can combine with a country, e.g. Mexico Antiquities
    can combine with a cultrual group, e.g. Incas Antiquities
  • Indians of South America
  • Indians of Central America
  • Indians of North America
  • Ethnology
  • Specific countries and history, e.g. Mexico History
  • Specific cultural groups, e.g. Maya