Facts on File Ancient & Medieval History Online

Vendor: Infobase

Ancient and Medieval History Online provides thorough coverage of nine civilizations — ancient Egypt, ancient Mesopotamia, ancient Greece, ancient Rome, ancient and medieval Africa, medieval Europe, the Americas, ancient and medieval Asia, and Islamic Empire.

This authoritative online database covers prehistory through the 1500s with a user-friendly interface. Users can research each civilization in depth or use the browse feature to conduct comparative studies of events and developments across civilizations. Complete coverage: full scope of ancient history from prehistory through the mid-15th century.


  • Unique Topic Centers: specially selected entries on different areas of interest to help users find a starting point for their research
  • Overview civilization essays: overview essays describing key cultural topics
  • Original maps and charts: original maps and charts, with captions, illustrating key sociological and historical concepts
  • Authoritative source list: full and partial text from a wealth of print titles


  • Biographies
  • Primary sources
  • Image and video galleries
  • "Focus on History through Video" feature
  • Dictionary
  • "Did you mean...?" search feature
  • Persistent record links
  • Examples of full citations in MLA, Chicago, and APA styles.

More information is available at Facts on File Ancient & Medieval History Online

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