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Electronic Enlightenment

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Electronic Enlightenment provides access to an extensive online collection of correspondence of the early modern period, from across Europe, the Americas and Asia.

Search or browse over 60,000 letters and documents, from the early 17th to the mid-19th century, in 11 languages including English, French, German and Italian.

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EndNote Info

You can save your references into EndNote in the following ways after clicking on the pencil 'Cite this person' icon on the left of the screen. Then select 'Export'.