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Famous & Major Historical Events in World History. How To Write To Congress. AncientEgyptMap.jpg (JPEG Image, 841x1474 pixels) Index of /tlresources/units/socjust/jamie. Country Studies. Free the Slaves - home. Buddha Teachings. Following the Buddha's FootstepsInstilling Goodness SchoolCity of Ten Thousand BuddhasTalmage, CA 95481 As a child, Siddhartha the Buddha, was troubled by some of the same thoughts that children today have.

Buddha Teachings

They wonder about birth and death. Famous Trials - UMKC School of Law - Prof. Douglas Linder. World History. Teaching World History & Geography - Conceptual Frameworks. What to teach: conceptual frameworks This is the second component of a world history and geography body of knowledge to be taught in school: ....... chronological narrative ....... conceptual frameworks .......

Teaching World History & Geography - Conceptual Frameworks

World History for Us All. EyeWitness To The Middle Ages and Renaissance. Life in a Christian Monastery, ca. 585"When he was dead his body was not placed with the bodies of the brethren, but a grave was dug in the dung pit, and his body was flung down into it. . . " Crime and punishment in a medieval monastery: the monastery's Abbott provides insight into the monastic life. The Vikings Discover America, ca. 1000"There was no want of salmon either in the river or in the lake. " Five hundred years before Columbus, the Vikings discover a New World. Invasion of England, 1066The Norman conquest of Anglo-Saxon England described through the images of the 900 year-old Bayeux Tapestry.

Anarchy in 12th Century EnglandThe Anglo-Saxon Chronicle paints a sobering picture of life in 12th century England that contrasts strikingly with Hollywood's image of the Middle Ages. The Murder Of Thomas Becket, 1170The killing of the Archbishop of Canterbury. History: World Wars in-depth. WW2 People's War. Bomb Sight - Mapping the World War 2 London Blitz Bomb Census. Holocaust Resources for Teachers. Holocaust Timeline. Proletarian posters from 1930s Japan. In the 1930s, a new style of poster emerged that reflected the growing significance of the masses in Japanese society.

Proletarian posters from 1930s Japan

These artistic posters borrowed elements from Western design and often incorporated bold slogans with political, economic and educational themes. Here are a few examples. Health Exercises for the People (Bureau of Postal Insurance, 1930) A Multimedia History of World War One. Vintage Audio - Call of America. Reproduced below is the speech recorded by the U.S.

Vintage Audio - Call of America

Democratic Party politician James Hamilton Lewis, who served as a whip in the U.S. Senate. Addressing his fellow Senators Hamilton Lewis urged full support for the external war against Germany (or 'Prussia' as he termed it) in much the same manner as the internal struggles of the 1860s were similarly resolved successfully. Gallipoli: The First Day - 3D Interactive Site. An ABC 3D documentary site about the WW1 ANZAC landing at Gallipoli, on 25 April 1915.

Gallipoli: The First Day - 3D Interactive Site

Winner of the inaugural AFI Award for Innovation in Screen Content 2009. To experience Gallipoli: The First Day in 3D you'll need: ADSL2+ Internet connection 2GB RAM on your computer Speakers or headphones Minimum 1024x768 screen resolution Close other large applications Flash Player 10, download it here You have Flash Player 11 installed. Photos of The Great War - Home. World War I, 1918-1942 : Europe plunges into War. Series : World War I, 1914-1918 A sample animated map: This map is part of a series of 19 animated maps showing the history of World War I from 1914 to 1918.

World War I, 1918-1942 : Europe plunges into War

To see the map on a full screen, click on "full screen" to the bottom right of the image. First world war : the Triple Alliance - the Triple Entente - Sarajevo assassination - Battle of the Marne - Dardanelles Campaign - Battle of Verdun - Battle of the Somme - Battle of Caporetto - Treaty of Brest-Litovsk - Armistice of Compiegne - Treaty of Versailles - Treaty of Trianon.

World Map 3500 BC. World History : HyperHistory. European History Interactive Map. A Journey through History.