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Cavalry Crossing a Ford

Originally published in 1865 in the collection Drum Taps, “Cavalry Crossing a Ford” by Walt Whitman was later included in his Leaves of Grass collection as well.

Call Numbers for Browsing the Shelves

  • PS3238

Circulating Books – A Selected List

  • Bloom, Harold (ed.). Walt Whitman. 1985.

                   Call Number: PS3238.W365 1985

  • Morris, Roy, Jr. The Better Angel: Walt Whitman in the Civil War. 2000.

                   Call Number: PS3232.M67 2000

  •  Whitman, Walt. Selected Poems by Walt Whitman. 2000.

                 Call Number: PS3204 2000

LINCCWeb online catalog – Search Terms

  • Whitman, Walt

Reference Materials

  • Masterplots II: Poetry Series. Call Number: REF PN1110 .5 .M37 2002

o   Vol. 2, pg. 674-676

  • Nineteenth-Century Literature CriticismCall Number: REF PN761.N5

o        Vol. 81, pg. 312

  • Poetry for StudentsCall Number: REF PN1112.P752

o        Vol. 13, pg. 49-64

  • Walt Whitman: an EncyclopediaCall Number: REF PS3230.W35 1998

o        Pg. 110

Research Databases

To access Valencia’s research databases, open your Atlas account, select ‘Search the Library’, then select ‘Databases A-Z’.

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Literature Resources from Gale

This Research Guide is designed to help users find information on a particular topic within the Valencia College East Campus Library.  This is by no means a comprehensive list of resources and other resources may be available on this topic.  Please check LINCCWeb, Valencia East’s online catalog, to verify the availability of circulating books within the library.  Feel free to ask a librarian for help if you need further assistance.

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