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OCTOBER 5, 2018

A spotlight on... Space Exploration

Delve into the history of space exploration on Oxford Reference with sample articles, quotations, featured books, and blog posts. Read more >

SEPTEMBER 20, 2018

What's new in September 2018?

This month, three new Premium titles have been added to the site. Find out more >

AUGUST 31, 2018

70 years of Middle Eastern politics, leaders, and conflict

Explore the last 70 years of Middle Eastern politics. Read more >