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Selected Bibliography of English-language Print Resources for Armenia

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The Research Guide contains selected bibliographies of English-language print resources for Slavic and East European regions. The bibliographies are not meant to be comprehensive, but rather as starting points for researchers. The resources listed are available in the Yale University Libraries. For availability of the listed titles as well as vernacular resources, check the library catalog Orbis. Click on a country above to see its research guide.

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Ancient Armenian translations / Levon Ter Petrosian ; [English translation by Krikor Maksoudian ; Western Armenian translation by Nubar Kupelian]. New York City : St. Vartan Press, 1992. 112 p.
Location: SML, DS171 T4713 1992 (LC)

Apples of immortality; folktales of Armenia / [by] Leon Surmelian. Illustrated by Stewart Irwin. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1968. 319 p.
Location: MUDD, Nkh82 968S

Aram Ilych Khachaturyan / Victor Yuzefovich ; translators Nicholas Kournokoff and Vladimir Bobrov. New York : Sphinx Press, 1985. 286 p.
Location: MUSIC LIBRARY, ML410 K45 I9 (LC)

Armenia / Vrej Nerses Nersessian, compiler. Oxford, England ; Santa Barbara, Calif. : Clio Press, c1993. 304 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating), Z3461 N57 1993 (LC)

Armenia : a historical atlas / Robert H. Hewsen, Christopher C. Salvatico, cartographer-in-chief. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2001. 1 atlas (xviii, 341 p.) : col. maps ; 29 x 44 cm. Cartographic detail: Scales differ.
Location: SML, Map Collection--Atlases, Room 707 (Non-Circulating)
Call Number: Folio G2164.61 S1 H48 2001 (LC)

Armenia and Karabagh : the struggle for unity / edited by Christopher J. Walker.  London : Minority Rights Group, 1991. 162 p.
Location: SML, DK511 A68 A75 1991 (LC)

Armenia and the Byzantine empire; a brief study of Armenian art and civilization / by Sirarpie Der Nersessian; preface by Henri Gregoire. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, 1945. 148 p.
Location: LSF- click "Place Requests" for delivery to any Yale library Call Number: J696 T52 945D
Location: SML, Yale Classification Call Number: J696 T52 945D

Armenia and the Crusades : tenth to twelfth centuries : the Chronicle of Matthew of Edessa / translated from the original Armenian with a commentary and introduction by Ara Edmond Dostourian ; foreword by Krikor H. Maksoudian. [Belmont, MA?] : National Association for Armenian Studies and Research ; Lanham : University Press of America, c1993. 375 p.
Location: SML, DS186 M37X13 1993 (LC)

Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia : country studies / Federal Research Division, Library of Congress ; edited by Glenn E. Curtis. Washington, D.C. : Federal Research Division, Library of Congress : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1995. 298 p.
Location: MUDD, Government Documents Center (Non-Circulating), call Number: D 101.22: 550-111
Available in other formats: Also available via Internet from the LOC Web site under individual titles. Addresses as of 11/19/03: http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/amtoc.html; http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/aztoc.html; http://lcweb2.loc.gov/frd/cs/getoc.html; current access available via PURL.

The Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict : causes and implications / Michael P. Croissant. Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1998. 172 p.
Location: SML, DK699 N34 C76X 1998 (LC)

Armenia, cradle of civilization / by David Marshall Lang. Edition: 2d ed., corr. London ; Boston : Allen & Unwin, c1978. 320 p.
Location: Bass Library, DS171 L35 1978 (LC)

Armenia [electronic resource] : portraits of survival and hope / Donald E. Miller, Lorna Touryan Miller ; photographs by Jerry Berndt. Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c2003. 197 p.
Online book Local notes: Access is available to the Yale community.
Location: Yale Internet Resource
Also available: Location: SML, DK687 .M55 2003 (LC)

Armenia in the twentieth century / Ronald Grigor Suny. Chico, Calif. : Scholars Press, c1983. 87 p.
Location: Bass Library, DS195 S96 1983 (LC)

Armenia : landscape and architecture / photos by Károly Gink ; text by Károly Gombos ; [translated by Rudolph Fischer]. [Budapest] : Corvina Press ; New York : available from International Publications Service, 1974. 63 p., [80] leaves of plates
Location: LSF- click "Place Requests" for delivery to any Yale library, NA1492.6 G5513 (LC)+ Oversize

Armenia on the road to independence, 1918 / by Richard G. Hovannisian. Berkeley : University of California Press, 1967. 364 p.
Location: SML, DS195 H68 (LC)

Armenia : political and ethnic boundaries, 1878-1948 / editor Anita L.P. Burdett.  [Slough?] : Archive Editions, 1998. 1059 p.
Location: SML, DS194 A873 1998 (LC)

Armenia, the survival of a nation / Christopher J. Walker. London : Croom Helm, c1980. 446 p.
Location: Bass Library, DS195 W35 (LC)

Armenian and Iranian studies / by James R. Russell. [Cambridge, Mass.] : Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University ; [Belmont, MA] : Armenian Heritage Press, National Association for Armenian Studies and Research ; Cambridge, Mass. : Distributed by Harvard University Press, 2004. 1462 p.
Location: SML, PK8507 .R87X 2004 (LC)

Armenian Christianity : the faith of a nation / by Aharon Sapsezian. Paramus, N.J. : Armenian Missionary Asoociation of America, c1997. 143 p.
Location: DIVINITY Library, Day Missions Room, BX126.2 S37 1997 (LC)

Armenian folk arts, culture, and identity / edited by Levon Abrahamian and Nancy Sweezy ; photography editor, Sam Sweezy. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2001. 312 p.
Location: SML, GR280 A67X 2001 (LC)+ Oversize

The Armenian genocide : Armenocide, causes, commission, consequences / Nikolay Hovhannisyan. Yerevan : "Zangak-97", 2002. 103 p.
Location: SML, DS195.5 .O33X 2002a (LC)

Armenian identity in a changing world / Levon H. Abrahamian. Costa Mesa, Calif. : Mazda Publishers, 2005. 406 p.
Location: SML, DS172 .A37 2005 (LC)

The Armenian image in history and literature / Richard G. Hovannisian, editor.  Malibu, Calif. : Undena Publications, c1981. 269 p.
Location: SML, DS171 A76 1981 (LC)

The Armenian massacres in Ottoman Turkey : a disputed genocide / Guenter Lewy. Salt Lake City : University of Utah Press, 2005. 370 p.
Location: SML, DS195.5 .L49X 2005 (LC)

Armenian music : a comprehensive bibliography and discography / Jonathan McCollum ; Andy Nercessian. Lanham, MD : Scarecrow Press, 2004. 250 p.
Location: MUSIC LIBRARY, ML120 A728 M1 (LC)

Armenian-North American literature : a critical introduction : genocide, diaspora, and symbols / Lorne Shirinian. Lewiston : E. Mellen Press, 1990. 303 p.
Location: LSF- click "Place Requests" for delivery to any Yale library, PS153 A75 S55X 1990 (LC)

Armenian painters in the Ottoman empire, 1600-1923 / Garo Kürkman ; [photographs, Bahadır Taşkın ; translation, Mary Priscilla Işın]. Istanbul : Matüsalem Publications, 2004. Description: 2 v. (988 p.)
Location: ART AND ARCHITECTURE Library, ND974 .K84 2004 (LC)+ Oversize  Library has: vols. 1-2

The Armenian people from ancient to modern times / edited by Richard G. Hovannisian. New York : Macmillan, 1997- v. <1,2 >
Location: SML, DS175 A757 1997 (LC)
Library has: v.1-v.2

The Armenian question, 1914-1923 / by Mim Kemâl Öke. Nicosia [Cyprus] : K. Rustem & Brother, 1988. 295 p.
Location: SML, DS195.5 O33 1988 (LC)

Armenian sacred and folk music / Komitas ; translated by Edward Gulbekian ; introduction by V.N. Nersessian. Richmond, Surrey : Curzon Press, 1998. 192 p.
Location: MUSIC LIBRARY, ML3758 A728 K81 (LC)

Armenian studies chairs, programs, and related graduate studies, 1969-2000 / compiled by Dennis R. Papazian and Gerald Ottenbreit Jr. Dearborn, MI : Armenian Research Center, University of Michigan-Dearborn, 2003. 83 p.
Location: SML, Near East Collection, DK684.9 .A76X 2003 (LC)

Armenian village life before 1914 / by Susie Hoogasian Villa and Mary Kilbourne Matossian. Detroit : Wayne State University Press, 1982. 197 p.
Location: SML, DS171 V54 1982 (LC)

The Armenians / Sirarpie Der Nersessian.London, Thames & Hudson, 1969. 216 p.
Location: Bass Library, DS165 D47 (LC)

The Armenians / A.E. Redgate. Oxford, UK : Malden, MA : Blackwell Publishers, 1998. 331 p.
Location: Bass Library, DS175 R43X 1998 (LC)

The Armenians, a people in exile / by David Marshall Lang. London ; Boston : Allen & Unwin, 1981. 203 p.
Location: Bass Library, DS175 L37 (LC)

Armenians and old Armenia : archaeoastronomy, linguistics, oldest history / Paris M. Herouni. Yerevan : [Tigran Mets], 2004. 272 p.
Location: SML, DS175 .H495X 2004+ Oversize (LC)

Armenians and Russia, 1626-1796 : a documentary record / annotated translation and commentary by George A. Bournoutian. Costa Mesa, Calif. : Mazda Publishers, 2001. 511 p.
Location: SML, DS162 A694X 2001 (LC)

Armenians and the world : yesterday and today / Aram Akopian. 2nd ed. : Yerevan : Noyan Tapan, 2005. 214 p.
Location: SML, DS 172.2 .H35X 2005 (LC)

The Armenians : from kings and priests to merchants and commissars / Razmik Panossian. London : Hurst & Co., c2006. 442 p.
Location: SML, DS175 .P26 2006 (LC)

The Armenians : past and present in the making of national identity / edited by Edmund Herzig and Marina Kurkchiyan. Abingdon, Oxon, Oxford ; New York : RoutledgeCurzon, 2005. 255 p.
Location: SML, DS175 .A7135X 2005 (LC)

Black garden : Armenia and Azerbaijan through peace and war / Thomas de Waal.  New York ; London : New York University Press, c2003. 337 p.
Location: SML, DK699.N34 D48 2003 (LC)

The challenge of statehood : Armenian political thinking since independence / by Gerard J. Libardian. Watertown, Mass : Blue Crane Books, c1999. 162 p.
Location: SML, DK687.53 L53X 1999 (LC)

Church and culture in early medieval Armenia / Nina G. Garsoïan. Aldershot ; Brookfield, USA : Ashgate, c1999. 1 v. (various pagings)
Location: SML, DS171 G37X 1999 (LC)

Classical Armenian culture : influences and creativity / edited by Thomas J. Samuelian. Chico, CA : Scholars Press, c1982. 223 p.
Location: LSF- click "Place Requests" for delivery to any Yale library.
Call Number: 003902

Claws of the Crab : Georgia and Armenia in Crisis / Stephen Brook. London : Sinclair-Stevenson, 1992. 354 p.
Location: SML, DK687.5 B766 1992 (LC)

A concise history of the Armenian people : (from ancient times to the present) / George A. Bournoutian. 2nd ed. Costa Mesa, Calif. : Mazda Publishers, 2003. 499 p.
Location: Bass Library, DS175 .B695 2003 (LC)

Country profile. Armenia. London, U.K. : Economist Intelligence Unit, c2003-    Online database Continues in part: Country profile. Georgia, Armenia.
Location of print format materials: LSF- click "Place Requests" for delivery to any Yale library, call Number: 6B HA37.35 C685
Notes: Subscription cancelled after 2005. Available online Library has: 2003-2005.

The crossing place : a journey among the Armenians / Philip Marsden ; with a new introduction by Peter Sourian. New York : Kodansha International, 1995. 248 p.
Location: SML, DS165 M378 1995 (LC)

Definitions : a critical companion to Armenian history and culture / Ara Baliozian ; introduction by Lawrence Terzian. Kitchener, Ont. : Impressions, 1998. 93 p.
Location: SML, DS171 B35 1998 (LC)

Empires in conflict : Armenia and the great powers, 1895-1920 / Manoug Joseph Somakian. London ; New York : Tauris Academic Studies ; New York : St. Martin's Press [distributor], 1995. 276 p.
Location: SML, DS195 S56X 1995 (LC)

Fragmented dreams : Armenians in Diaspora / by Ara Baliozian ; introduction by Lawrence Terzian. Kitchener, Ont., Canada : Impressions, 1987. 217 p.
Location: SML, DS172.2 B35 1987 (LC)

The great game of genocide : imperialism, nationalism, and the destruction of the Ottoman Armenians / Donald Bloxham. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005. 329 p.
Location: SML, DS195.5 .B66 2005 (LC)

The heritage of Armenian literature / Agop J. Hacikyan, coordinating editor ; Gabriel Basmajian, Edward S. Franchuk, Nourhan Ouzounian. Detroit : Wayne State University Press, c2000-<2005>. Multi-volume title.
Location: SML, PK8532 H47 2000 (LC)

Historical dictionary of Armenia / Rouben Paul Adalian. Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2002. 427 p.
Location: DIVINITY Library, Trowbridge Reference Room (Non-Circulating) Call Number: DS4 .A8 no.41 (LC)
Location: SML, DS173 A33X 2002 (LC)

The history of Armenia : from the origins to the present / Simon Payaslian. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. 296 p.
Location: SML, DS175 .P393X 2007 (LC)

A history of the Armenian people / George A. Bournoutian. Costa Mesa, Calif. : Mazda Publishers, c1993-
Location: Bass Library, DS175 B65 1993
Library has: v.1-v.2

History on the move : views, interviews and essays on Armenian issues / by Edmond Y. Azadian ; edited, with an introduction by Agop J. Hacikyan and Edward S. Franchuk.  Detroit, Mich. : Distributed by Wayne State University Press, 1999. 281 p.
Location: SML, DS195 A98 1999 (LC)

An index of articles on Armenian studies in Western journals / by V. Nersessian. London : Luzac, 1976, c1975. 95 p.
Location: SML, Starr Main Reference Room (Non-Circulating), Z3461 N47 (LC)

Journal of the Society for Armenian Studies : JSAS / Los Angeles, CA : The Society, c1984-
Location: SML, DS161 J68
Library has: v.6 (1992/1993)-v.15 (2006)

The Karabakh problem : factors, criteria, variants of solution / Nikolay Hovhannisyan. Yerevan : Zangak, 1999. 111 p.
Location: SML, DK699.N34 O53X 1999 (LC)

Karabakh--uncontrolled zone-- / Rovshan Novruzoglu, Yunus Oguz. Baku : Ozan, 2002. 251 p.
Location: SML, DK699.N34 N69 2002 (LC)

The kingdom of Armenia : a history / M. Chahin. 2nd, rev. ed. Richmond, Surrey : Curzon, c2001. 350 p.
Location: SML, DS175 .C35 2001 (LC)

Looking backward, moving forward : confronting the Armenian Genocide / edited by Richard G. Hovannisian. New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, 2003. 301 p.
Location: SML, DS195.5 .L66X 2003 (LC)

Looking toward Ararat : Armenia in modern history / Ronald Grigor Suny. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1993. 289 p.
Location: Bass Library, DK687 S86X 1993 (LC)

Medieval Armenian architecture : constructions of race and nation / Christina Maranci. Leuven, Belgium ; Sterling, Va. : Peeters, 2001. 282 p.
Location: DIVINITY Library, NA1474 .M43X 2001 (LC)

Modern Armenia : people, nation, state / Gerard J. Libaridian. New Brunswick, N.J. ; London : Transaction Publishers, c2004. 327 p.
Location: Bass Library, DS195 .L52X 2004 (LC)

Mother tongue : linguistic nationalism and the cult of translation in postcommunist Armenia / Levon Hm. Abrahamian. Berkeley, CA : Berkeley Program in Soviet and Post-Soviet Studies, University of California, Berkeley, [1998]. 26 p.
Location: SML, P35.5.A76 A37 1998 (LC)+ Oversize

My brother's road : an American's fateful journey to Armenia / Markar Melkonian ; with Seta Melkonian. London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 2005. 328 p.
Location: SML, DS195.3.M45 M45 2005 (LC)

The Nagorno-Karabakh Conflict : in search of the way out ; to the question of the readiness of Azerbaijani and Armenian societies to a compromise resolution of the conflict / edited by Gayane Novikova ; translated by A. Melyan. Yerevan : "Amrots Group", 2004. 205 p.
Location: SML, DK699.N34 N326 2004 (LC)

Nationalism and history : the politics of nation building in post-Soviet Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia / edited by Donald V. Schwartz and Razmik Panossian. Toronto, Canada : University of Toronto Centre for Russian and East European Studies, c1994. 149 p.
Location: SML, DK293 N37X 1994 (LC)

Nationalities of Armenia / [editors, Nikolay Hovhannisyan, Vladimir Chatoev, Aram Kosyan ; translated from Russian by Svetlana Mardanyan]. Yerevan : YEGEA Pub. House, 1999. 120 p.
Location: SML, DK683.3 .N37X13 1999 (LC)

Politics and demography : Armenians, Turks, and Kurds in the Ottoman Empire / Levon Marashlian. Cambridge, Mass. : Zoryan Institute, 1991. 152 p.
Location: SML, DS195.5 M365X 1991 (LC)

A reference guide to modern Armenian literature, 1500-1920 : with an introductory history / compiled and with an introduction by Kevork B. Bardakjian. Detroit : Wayne State University Press, 2000. 714 p.
Location: SML, PK8505 B37 2000 (LC)

Scenes from an Armenian childhood / translated from Armenian with a foreword by Mischa Kudian. London ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1962. 182 p.
Location: SML, DS171 T671 (LC)

That promising reality : new vision and values : the Armenian revival / by Ara Baliozian ; edited, with an introduction by Lawrence Terzian. Kitchener, Ont. : Impressions, 1992. 132 p.
Location: SML, DS165 B346 1992 (LC)

Treasures from the ark : 1700 years of Armenian Christian art / Vrej Nersessian.  London : British Library, 2001. 240 p.
Location: ART AND ARCHITECTURE Library, N7973.6 A7 T72 2001 (LC)+ Oversize

Treasures in heaven : Armenian art, religion, and society / New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1997. 175 p.
Location: SML, ND3239 A7 T74X 1997 (LC)+ Oversize

Treasures in Heaven : Armenian illuminated manuscripts / edited by Thomas F. Mathews and Roger S. Wieck. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library ; Princeton, N.J. : Distributed by Princeton University Press, 1994. 229 p., [48] p. of plates.
Location: ART AND ARCHITECTURE Library, ND3239 A7 T74 1994 (LC)+ Oversize

A trip through historic Armenia / by Stephen G. Svajian. New York : Green Hill Pub., 1977. 643 p.
Location: SML, DS175 S92 (LC)

United States official records on the Armenian genocide, 1915-1917 / compiled with an introduction by Ara Sarafian. Princeton ; London : Gomidas Institute, 2004. 704 p.
Location: SML, DS195.5 .U56X 2004 (LC)

United States policy toward the Armenian question and the Armenian genocide / Simon Payaslian. New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2005. 268 p.
Location: SML, E183.8.T8 P39X 2005 (LC)

Visions of Ararat : writings on Armenia / Christopher J. Walker. London ; New York : I.B. Tauris, 1997. 157 p.
Location: SML, DS165 W33X 1997 (LC)