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Country Studies, orginally published as a book series by the Library of Congress (1988 to 1998), "presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems" of 101 countries.

Category:Countries

www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn

Publications provided by the U.S Department of State that include country information on people, history, land, political conditions, economy, travel, and government.

Category:Countries

www.iep.utm.edu

Browse alphabetical index or use search engine. Includes Timeline of Western Philosophy.

Category:Philosophy

plato.stanford.edu/contents.html

Developed by professors at Stanford University.

Category:Philosophy

www.newadvent.org/cathen/

Online version of the Catholic Encyclopedia - authoritative source on the teachings, traditions, and history of the Catholic Church.

www.uga.edu/islam/

Articles dealing with Islam and the modern world and the events of September 11.

www.jewishencyclopedia.com/index.jsp

The original Jewish Encyclopedia published from 1901-06 with 15,000 articles and illustrations.

www.jewfaq.org/index.htm

Online encyclopedia of Judaism making accessible, from an orthodox perspective, a wide variety of information.