Course Description

General History

HIST 4501

Major Seminar

The Second World War
Fall 2017

The course meets in seminar form.  After common discussion of seven major themes in the war, each student will research and write an original essay of ca. 25 pages on some aspect of the war.  Students will have the broadest possible choice of topics geographically and thematically. This course fulfills the second writing requirement.

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Corcoran Department of History
University of Virginia
Nau Hall - South Lawn
Charlottesville, VA 22904


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