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Writing a Critical Book Review for History Students: Citing Sources

A special topic guide on how to locate and use library resources to help you write your critical book review

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Chicago Manual of Style

The discipline of history uses the Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS) for citing and formatting sources.  The most recent edition is the 17th.

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Notes & Bibliography

Notes & Bibliography: Sample Citations