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World History
 
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CultureGrams
Country histories, lifestyles, customs, statistical data, embassy contacts, images, maps, sounds, and recipes are provided. more info.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Topics include literature, art, biography, business, religion, science, education, history, law, social science, medicine, multicultural studies, and general reference. Your favorite Gale reference book is in this resource. more info.
World History In Context
Broad coverage moving chronologically from antiquity to the present and geographically around the globe. Content includes primary sources, reference books, periodicals, maps, atlases and images. more info.
American Periodicals Series Online, 1740–1941
Digitized images of articles from 1740-1940 covering art, history, literature, politics, education and general news. Original typography, drawings, graphic elements, and article layouts. more info.
Ancestry Library Edition
An ever expanding collection of records, including U.S. Federal Census records, passenger lists, birth, death, marriage, and military records, family and local history collections, newspapers and directories. Also includes international records. Available only on library workstations. more info.
  Year by Year: 1900 to the Present 
Historical happenings by decade or year; top news stories, consumer prices, and popular movies and books.
Hyper History Online 
Graphics, timelines and maps on 3000 years of world history.
BBC History 
British history including timelines, historical figures, links to BBC programs, and a multimedia zone.
Country Studies  
This website provides description, and analysis of the historical setting, social, economic, political and nat...more
WWW-VL History Central Catalogue 
Index of over 3000 links to world history sites; search by country, era, or topic.
PBS: History & Biographies 
American and World history including biographies of famous Americans and world figures.
Exploring Ancient World Cultures 
Major civilizations of antiquity.
Today in History 
Read newspaper articles on events that happened on this day in history or search for events from any day you c...more
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museums 
Online historical documents on literature, science, religion, history and the arts.
World War I Document Archive 
This archive of primary documents from World War One has been assembled by volunteers of the World War I Milit...more
American Experience PBS  
Read personal essays from a variety of people connected with the Vietnam War. Site information includes essays...more
Vietnam War: Time Collection 
Collection includes Time Magazines' significant articles on the Vietnam War beginning in 1955. Searchable ...more
Korean War Archival Materials at the Truman Library 
This site covers the historical background of the Korean War, a chronology, selected documents from agencies i...more
Wars for Viet Nam: 1945-1975  
This site documents the wars for Vietnam, 1945-1975 through official documents.



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