Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982 (H.W. Wilson)

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Readers' Guide Retrospective is an index of over 550 popular general-interest magazines published in the United States from 1890-1982. Indexed articles are useful sources for news, history, and popular culture information. Subjects covered include arts, business, computers, crafts, dance, drama, education, entertainment, fashion, film and television, food, gardening, health and medicine, home improvement, literature, news and current events, photography, popular and classical music, politics, popular culture, religion, sports and fitness, technology, transportation, and travel.

This database contains indexing from the print publication Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature, published by H.W. Wilson.



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Citations with indexing.

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H.W. Wilson Company

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