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HIST 360: France & the World: 1750 - Present: 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-