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With around three and a half million media, the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek holds one of the world's largest and most important collections on historical sciences, with historically grown holdings.

Regional focal points of the collection are world history, European history, the history of Germany, Austria and Switzerland, France and Italy, Spain and Portugal. Regarding periods of time, all epochs since the early Middle Ages are covered. With respect to content, the collection encompasses all disciplines of historical science. Among other things, focal points are auxiliary historical sciences, politics, parties, trade unions, constitution, administration, social and economic history, anthropological geography and studies of countries. More ...


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