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History of American Business - HIST 371 Resource Guide: Welcome

Analysis of American business from the colonial period to the present

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This resource guide was designed to provide you with assistance in locating good sources of information as you do research on the history of business. To navigate this guide, click on the tabs above or the Table of Contents below. If you need help, please contact us!

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Over the last 15 years, business history has exploded as a discipline, while much business history also was made during the boom economy of the 1990s. As a result, the need for a business history encyclopedia has become more important as a means of chronicling these events and showing their antecedents, stretching back to American independence. Click here for the introduction from the Encyclopedia of American Business History.


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