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HIST 491: The International Relations of the 1930s

Use this guide to locate scholarly articles, books, newspapers, government documents and other resources for topics on international relations during the 1930s.


The primary source databases listed below are just a small number of those available at W&M Libraries, but are good starting points for research during the World War II period. When searching primary sources remember to consider the language that would have been used during that time. 

United States

UK, Germany and Soviet Union

Japan, China, Central Asia and the Indian Subcontinent

Africa, Latin America & Middle East