This guide allows you to browse the Rhinehart Rare Book Collection on British History by major subjects and categories. These books are available through the Dougherty Reading Room in Special Collections. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 828-262-7974 to make an appointment. Special thanks to Dr. Marjon Ames for her help with this guide.
Books that cover several centuries of British history.
Books organized by Medieval (476 A.D. to circa 1500 A.D.) and Modern (circa 1500 A.D. to Present) time periods.
Books organized by major regions represented: Americas, Celtic--Scotland and Ireland, Continental Europe, France, London.
Books organized by major topics represented: Art & Architecture; British Nobility, Aristocracy, & Court; English Customs; European Royalty; Military History; Parliament & Law (Including accusations and defenses of treason); Religion; Science; Women.
Book organized by major types of publication or genre: Biography; Corresondence & Memoirs; Facsimiles; Literature; Periodicals; Travel Literature.
How to use the Rhinehart and other British studies rare book collections.