Educational Resources

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Cool Stuff

Wikipedia History Portal
History section of the world's largest encyclopedia; excellent starting place to get general info on almost any topic, with linked citations to helpful sources and sites.

Battlefield Britain
Historians and game designers collaborate to bring famous British battles to life. BBC show offers historical context, cogent commentary. See also
Decisive Battles.

The 1914 Christmas Truce
Imagine bitter enemies in the Great War ceasing hostilities for several days to celebrate Christmas together in no-man’s land. Fascinating true story.

U.S. History Timeline
Timeline of United States history from the 6th century in what would later be called America to the founding of the nation into modern times and the present day.

Timelines of World History
Comprehensive timelines from the Big Bang to the present, including Life and Human Evolution timelines. Covers pre-history through the modern era.


Doing History

History Study Guides
Set of articles by Carleton College profs to assist undergrads doing work in history. Other helpful guides by faculty of:
UCLA, Hamilton, Bowdoin, Rutgers.

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