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HIST 360: France & the World: 1750 - Present (Hewitt): Browse in the Library

Background Information - Reference

In the Library: Browsing Books in Your Subject Area

Library of Congress call numbers group items by subject, but there is no single call number range for all materials on the history of France. The following letters represent some of the major subject and sub categories:

 

DC  1-947    History of France 

           110-424       Modern, 1515­​

                111-120        1515-1589. 16th century

                118                Massacre of St. Bartholomew, 1572

             120.8-130     1589-1715. Henri IV, Louis XIII, Louis XIV

             131-138        1715-1789. 18th century. Louis XV, Louis XVI

             139-249        Revolutionary and Napoleonic period, 1789-1815

                251-354.9     19th century

                256-260        Restoration, 1815-1830

                261-269        July Revolution of 1830. July Monarchy, 1830-1848

                270-274.5     February Revolution and Second Republic

                275-280.5.     Second Empire, 1852-1870

                281-326.5      Franco-German or Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871

                330-354.9      Later 19th century

             361-424         20th century

                397                1940-1946

                398-409         Fourth Republic, 1947-1958

                411-424         Fifth Republic, 1958-