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"Crisis at Fort Sumter" is an interactive historical simulation and decision making program. Using text, images, and... see more

An interactive site that has students browse reproductions of records and documents pertaining to two similar towns in... see more

This website has been produced by the Smithsonian Institution to highlight a major new exhibit on Viking exploration of... see more

This site includes a complete collection of historical documents and images related to a famous murder case in British... see more

Based on a case of a tragic assassination of character in an 18th century New England town, this interactive site seeks... see more

This site provides an analysis of the French Canadian/Indian raid on Deerfield in 1704 and its causes and impact on the... see more

Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution provides an accessible and lively introduction to the... see more

Begins with the Bolshevik seizure of power in 1917 & ends with the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991. It includes... see more

An on-line curriculum guide that explains the development of maritime technologies and the principal voyages from ancient... see more

A new-media collaboration between the Hinkle Charitable Foundation, Northern Arizona University, the University of... see more

The Walled Town of Carcassonne is in French but the site will soon have English and Italian versions. The Middle Ages in... see more

This is a site for law students. It includes notes about important constitutional issues, links to Supreme Court... see more

This site offers "a collection of sources on Southern history, literature and culture from the colonial period through... see more

This site is an extensive collection of multimedia materials concerning Harriet Beecher Stowes as an American cultural... see more

A complex and highly detailed virtual tour of 18th century Edo (now Tokyo) using traditional Japanese woodblock prints to... see more

History Matters is designed for high school and college teachers of U.S. history courses; however, teacher education... see more

An attempt to quantify the demographic impact of the Atlantic slave trade on African regions, allowing users to set and... see more

"Virtual Jamestown" is a digital research and teaching project that explores the settlement and impact of Jamestown.... see more

Exploring "Thomas Jefferson, his slave and mistress Sally Hemings, their descendants, and the mysterious power of race,"... see more

This site provides an introduction to the Salem witch trials. It includes materials (text and multimedia movie) about... see more

This exercise helps students understand that xenophobic attitudes have existed throughout United States history and that... see more

THE ANCIENT CITY OF ATHENS is a photographic archive of the archaeological and architectural remains of ancient Athens... see more

A sophisticated web site on the history and impact of the Mongols. Separate pages deal with such topics as the nature of... see more

This Plymouth Colony Archive presents a collection of searchable texts, including court records, colony laws, 17th... see more