World History

Databases

  1. Reaches back nearly 5,000 years to chronicle the rise and fall of cultures and societies across all continents and eras. Includes rare primary sources and reliable references.

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Recommended Websites

  1. This site is no longer updated but history is history and this site has really good information about ancient history all the way up to the 20th century.

  2. DK presents tons of information about all kinds of history, American history included.

  3. What was it really like to live in the Middle Ages? Explore this web site to get an idea.

  4. Discover Near Eastern, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and sub-Saharan African cultures with puzzles and interactive games.

  5. This is a good exploration of the Renaissance period in Europe.

  6. This site asks for donations but has thousands of years in perspective and has great information.

  7. This is an online index to a book filled with historical pictures of costumes, from Ancient Egypt to the late 19th century.