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World History

Films on Demand - History. Streaming videos on American, European, and World History.
VAST Academic Video Online: Includes over 1750 videos on human history from the earliest civilizations to the fall of the Berlin Wall. Covers Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania.
Find Journals on History.
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History News Network: Online magazine with articles by historians who discuss current events in a historical perspective.
History in the News: The Middle East: Monitor recent events in the Middle East or gain a better appreciation for its diverse cultures.
Chambers dictionary of world history (2005), Credo eBook.
Encyclopedia of African history (2005), Credo eBook.
Encyclopedia of Western colonialism since 1450 (2007), Gale Virtual Reference eBook.

Encyclopedia of society and culture in the ancient world (2008), EBSCO eBook.
Encyclopedia of world history (2008), EBSCO eBook.
Routledge dictionary of modern British history (2006), EBSCO eBook.

HistoryWorld: Interactive history of the world from the Big Bang to the present day.

Exploring Ancient World Cultures: Course supplement for students and teachers of ancient and medieval worlds, covering Near East, India, Egypt, China, Greece, Rome, Islam and Europe. Chapters include introductory essay, links to major literary and religious works, chronology, and may include quizzes.

Avalon Project at Yale Law School
l: Documents relevant to history, economics, politics, and government.

In the First Person: In-depth indexing of more than 2,500 collections of oral history in English from around the world. Links to free full-text and audio files when available.
Special Topics

Cold War International History Project: Offers new information and perspectives on Cold War history, in particular findings from previously inaccessible sources on "the other side" - the former Communist world.
The Middle East, 1916-2001: An extensive documentary collection of historical and legal documents for students of international law, history, and political science.

Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution: Archive of some of the most important documentary evidence from the French Revolution, including 338 texts, 245 images, and a number of maps and songs.
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