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University Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Shakespeare - Rodems: Elizabethan Life

This guide is to for Ms. Rodems' subfreshmen class.

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Remember that subject headings are a great way to search. Some examples of good subject headings to explore books on Elizabethan life: Great Britain - History - Elizabeth, 1558-1603 | England - Social life and customs - 16th century.

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