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McKenzie/ US History Term Paper: Assignment

Civil Rights History


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US History Term Paper Guidelines- McKenzie

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Assignment Overview

6-9 page paper on a topic of interest to you from an American perspective with important historical significance

Minimum of 8 sources including books, database articles, and websites:  

  • No general encyclopedias or Wikipedia
  • Web Site Evaluation Form required for all websites