World History Research Guide

World History Historic Sites

International Council on Monuments and Sites ICOMOS is an international organization of professionals dedicated to the conservation of the world's historic monuments and sites. ICOMOS provides a forum for professional dialogue and a vehicle for the collection, evaluation, and dissemination of information on conservation principles, techniques, and policies. This web server is designed to further this exchange and stimulate increased awareness of the world's cultural heritage at all levels.

International Dictionary of Historic Places. Chicago: Fitzroy, 1994. [Soc Sci Ref: CC 135 .I585]. Four volumes: 1) Americas, 2) Northern Europe, 3) Southern Europe, 4) Middle East and Africa, 5) Asia and Oceania.

Museum Computer Network is a guide to museums around the world.

Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites. Princeton University Press, 1976. [Soc Sci Ref: DE 59 .P7].

UNESCO World Heritage List lists properties included on UNESCO's World Heritage List. Each property is described and a justification for its inclusion as a world heritage site is given. Photographs and maps may be offered as well.

World History Research
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Guide Introduction
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