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English: Literature, Rhetoric, and Composition: Reading Lists and Comps

Review Articles & Specialty Bibliographies

In other words: great new stuff that's been published in your field, gathered and evaluated by a scholar in the discipline.

Potential Book Sources

Special formats like encyclopedias, companions, handbooks, or bibliographies are often where senior scholars summarize the most important arguments and publications in their field.

Cambridge Histories Online: Chronological Reviews

Not only do Cambridge Histories provide authoritative overviews, but they often include chronologies and timelines that can be helpful for broad review before comprehensive exams.

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