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HIST 306 Technology & War in U.S. History: History 306 War and Technology

This guide provides links to Purdue libraries databases and government and military information resources for the Spring 2019 class taught by Professor Mary Mitchell.

HIST 306 Technology & War in U.S. History

Purdue Libraries have many information resources on the historic and current development and evolution of U.s. military technology.  These resources are available in books, journal articles, newspapers,  databases, datasets, and freely available government and military information resources.  These resources are produced by agencies such as the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. military branches, congressional oversight committees, and congressional support agencies.

Examples of Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) you can use to find books on relevant subjects include:

Military Technology

Military Weapons United States

Nuclear Weapons United States
Nuclear Weapons United States Safety Measures
Precision Guided Munitions

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

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