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This course elaborates the history of Rome from its humble beginnings to the fifth century A.D. The first half of the... see more

This course surveys the social, cultural, and political development of western Europe between 500 and 1350. A number of... see more

The "Renaissance" as a phenomenon in European history is best understood as a series of social, political, and cultural... see more

This course examines the development of the western intellectual tradition from the fall of the Roman Empire through the... see more

This course asks students to consider the ways in which social theorists, institutional reformers, and political... see more

The rise and fall of National Socialism is one of the most intensively-studied topics in European history. Nevertheless,... see more

This seminar examines a number of famous trials in European and American history. It considers the salient issues... see more

This computer assisted language learning program has been created to assist students of first-year Russian learn the... see more

Visual history of War, religion and government. It helps place today's current events into a greater historical context.... see more

This course covers the body of modern poetry, its characteristic techniques, concerns, and major practitioners. The... see more

This site is a series of lessons for beginning Russian students, based on several Russian movies.

This fairly basic tutorial is designed as a beginning point for a casual learner of Russian.

Clio is like Yelp! for historical and cultural sites, galleries, museums, etc. with 3300 entries and a few more added... see more

This is an online exhibit, created by the Boston Museum of Science, on Leonardo da Vinci, with references and activities... see more

This is a portal for the Russian language with an advanced content including a selection of specialist dictionaries and a... see more

The site is a free, sound integrated resource for teaching vocabulary.

This text offers a comprehensive introduction to the history of humankind from prehistory to 1500. Authored by six USG... see more

Invites students to read personal accounts of natural disasters in the U.S. during the late 1800s & early 1990s -- the... see more

The book collects together and republishes a set of essays by Frank G. Speck that were originally issued as separate... see more

In this lesson, students will study the first outbreak of violence in the American Revolution in an effort to answer the... see more

This web site contains five lessons teaching you the basics of the Russian language: the Russian alphabet, the basic... see more

You will learn Russian literature and language through reading texts, listening to and repeating spoken Russian, watching... see more

This is a great site that allows you to listen to various plays. It includes several plays by American women writers,... see more