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HISTORICAL FICTION: A Separate Peace

John Knowles, 1926-2001.  '45 Graduate of Philips Exeter !

RESEARCH PAPER REQUIREMENTS

World War II

The Draft

Phillips Exeter Academy

John Knowles, biographical information

 

Required Sources:

1 nonfiction/specialized reference source

1 database article

1 academic website

E-Searching: Terms & Phrases AND BOOLEAN OPERATORS

E-Searching! [3 Techniques]

1) Search Terms = One Word

draft   

conscription

war

education

2) Search Phrases = " 2 or MORE WORDS" [in "quotation marks!"]

"John Knowles"

"Phillips Exeter Academy"

"World War II"

"preparatory school"

3) Always use "Advanced Search" Option & Boolean Operators

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Combining terms and "phrases" with BOOLEAN OPERATORS [AND, OR, NOT]


"preparatory school"  AND  "Phillips Exeter Academy"  

[REDUCES # of search results: both terms must appear in source]

draft   OR   conscription   OR   "selective service"

 [INCREASES # of search results: either term can appear in source]

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