Did you know that Library of Congress has web guides pertaining to many of America’s military conflicts?
For instance, the American Revolution: http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/revolution/home.html
Or, the War of 1812: http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/1812/
Or the Mexican-American War: http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/mexicanwar/
Or, the Spanish-American War: http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/spanishwar/
What do these web guides do? Here’s the explanatory info for the American Revolution web guide:
“The digital collections of the Library of Congress contain a wide variety of material associated with the American Revolution, including manuscripts, broadsides, government documents, books, and maps. This guide compiles links to digital materials related to the American Revolution that are available throughout the Library of Congress Web site. In addition, it provides links to external Web sites focusing on the American Revolution and a bibliography containing selections for both general and younger readers.”