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International History: 1914 to the present HIS3301-01: Home

This Course Guide helps you identify some of the resources available at Mohammed VI Library. For more information please get in touch with Your Librarian whose contact information is listed below right.

Vocabulary list

Please use the vocabulary list below to search the library catalog, through the keyword function, to identify materials relevant to this course.

  • World History
  • Twentieth Century History
  • International Perspective
  • Conflict, War
  • Diplomacy
  • International Cooperation


This course aims to survey world history in the twentieth century from a specifically international perspective - looking at war, diplomacy and cooperation between states. The origins, courses and outcomes of the two World Wars are studied as are other conflicts that have helped shape the international scene. The rise of the superpowers and the Cold War is examined together with the various efforts at international co-operation such as the League of Nations, the United Nations, European integration, and NATO

Library of Congress Classes and Subclasses

Please use the call number below to search the library catalog, through the Call Number function, to browse the library collection listing materials relevant to this course.

  • D1-24.5      General
  • D25-27       Military and naval history
  • D31-34       Political and diplomatic history
  • D410-475   20th century
  • D501-680   World War I (1914-1918)
  • D720-728   Period between World Wars (1919-1939)
  • D731-838   World War II (1939-1945)
  • D839-860   Post-war history (1945-)
  • JZ5-6530    International relations

Subject Guide