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HIST 225-3 Empires in World History: Primary Sources

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HIST 225: Empires in World History: Primary Sources

Adaped from J. Kepler's World Map, 1572, NOAA Central Library


For print sources, note that there are scanners on the first floor of Helmke Library.


Note that the Internet Source Book has an Imperial China section, but many of the links appear not to be working. 

Arab Empires

See also the other sections of this guide.




See also Silk Road Narratives and Works by or about Babur (Internet Archive).

England: Empire, British India and Africa

Background Resources

Below are some additional links to primary sources in world history.  These sources may go beyond the scope of your assignment, but still could be of interest.