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Internet History Sourcebooks Project. Internet History Sourcebooks Project Paul Halsall, Editor Last Modified: Nov 4 2011 | linked pages may have been updated more recently The Internet History Sourcebooks Project is a collection of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented cleanly (without advertising or excessive layout) for educational use.

Internet History Sourcebooks Project

Update Information 2006: In 2006 the Internet History Sourcebooks Project is undergoing a major overhaul to remove bad links and add more documents. 1. This project is both very large and fairly old in Internet terms. 2. 3. Feedback and Help While I encourage notes, comments and feedback in general, I am unable to reply to all of them. For guidance on homework, research, how people lived/ate/dressed in the past, see the various Help! I am unable to help locate details about your family, or give translations of your name or nickname into Chinese (a very common request)!

Statement on Copyright and Fair Use Course Pages by Paul Halsall. Internet History Sourcebooks. Full Text Sources Links to full texts of books available at this and other sites will be listed here.

Internet History Sourcebooks

The texts are also integrated within the overall structure of the Sourcebook. This listing is to aid compilers of web guides to online books, etc. The books that tend to have been put online here, or those that have been linked, tend to be those entire books that are often assigned to students in college classes to be read along with the more usual excerpted texts. Contents Reformation Catholic Reformation Full texts here Desiderius Erasmus: The Praise of Folly (Moriae Encomium), 1509 Sir (St.) European Exploration/Expansion Absolutism/Ancien Regime English Civil War and After Full texts here William Harrison (1534-1593): Description of Elizabethan England, 1577 (from Holinshed's Chronicles) John Woolman (1720-1772): Journal, full text, Journal of an 18th century English Quaker and his travels among Friends in America.

Echo Exploring and Collecting History Online.

ECHO (Exploring and Collecting History Online) is a directory to 5,000+ websites concerning the history of science, technology, and industry. You can search it, browse it according to category, or even look at the tag cloud we've generated. Every website contains a brief description – macopa

LA AVENTURA DE LA HISTORIA. Roy Rosenzweig Center for History and New Media.

Since 1994 under the founding direction of Roy Rosenzweig, the Center for History and New Media (CHNM) at George Mason University has used digital media and computer technology to democratize history—to incorporate multiple voices, reach diverse audiences, and encourage popular participation in presenting and preserving the past. The center itself is a democratic, collaborative space where over fifty scholars, technologists, and researchers work together to advance the state of the art. CHNM uses digital media and technology to preserve and present history online, transform scholarship across the humanities, and advance historical education and understanding. Each year CHNM’s many project websites receive over 20 million visitors, and over a million people rely on its digital tools to teach, learn, and conduct research. CHNM’s work has been recognized with major awards and grants from the American Historical Association, the National Humanities Center, the National Endowment for the – macopa

Libros de historia: Edad Antigua y Media Descargar. British Museum. Institute of Historical Research. Famous Trials - UMKC School of Law - Prof. Douglas Linder. World History : HyperHistory. Curiosidades de las Ciencias, la Historia y del Hombre. Homepage. Institute and Museum of the History of Science - Florence, Italy. HISTORY. ¿De dónde proviene el árbol de cacao? Mesoamérica o Alto Amazonas.

La historia ha ubicado a Mesoamérica como la región del origen del árbol de cacao sin embargo estudios realizados por botánicos y genetistas lo ubican en el Alto Amazonas, cerca de los límites entre Perú, Ecuador, Colombia y Venezuela. FJ Pound un agrónomo del Departamento de Agricultura de Trinidad encontró la clave para resolver el enigma, un enfermedad común en el árbol de cacao llamada escoba de bruja (witches' broom) es facilmente sobrellevada por las plantas del Alto Amazonas gracias a su alto nivel de diversidad sin embargo las plantas de Mesoamérica muestran pobreza genética y no resisten esta enfermedad. Un árbol infectado con moniliasis del cacao (frosty pod rot) izquierda y escoba de bruja (witches' broom) derecha Ver la fuente para una información detallada. From Smithsonian Magazine. Proyecto Clío. ARTEHISTORIA.

Biográ Buscador de biografías. This Day in History — — What Happened Today in History. — History Made Every Day — American & World History. History en Español.