World History Supplementary Online Resources

German Unification part 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y2SlWfmwQik

 Part 2  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9z-zY9YpQIk 

Part 3  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2q2rt6SR6E

Crash Course Imperialism 13:42 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=alJaltUmrGo

Keith Hughes Imperialism 23:45 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_rHrGaoh4w

Crash Course Capitalism and Socialism 14:43 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B3u4EFTwprM&list=PLBDA2E52FB1EF80C9

Crash Course Imperialism 13:46 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=alJaltUmrGo&list=PLBDA2E52FB1EF80C9

Crash Course World War I 11:35 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_XPZQ0LAlR4&list=PLBDA2E52FB1EF80C9

Crash Course Nationalism, Communism, and China’s Revolution 12:11 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUCEeC4f6ts&list=PLBDA2E52FB1EF80C9

Video Segment: Imperialism in East Asia http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_20-3.html

Video Segment: Colonial Zanzibar http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_21-1.html

Video Segment: Colonial India http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_21-2.html

Research and information on Imperialism throughout the world http://www.casahistoria.net/imperialism.htm

University of Montreal- (Brief) History of European – Asian trade- http://www.iro.umontreal.ca/~vaucher/Genealogy/Documents/Asia/EuropeanExploration.html

British National Archives- Black Presence-this site explores Asian and Black history in the Caribbean in Britain from 1500 to 1850 through primary documents and general information http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/pathways/blackhistory/index.htm

Columbia University- China and Europe- What is Modern- This website compares Europe and China between 1500-1937 through general information, primary documents and video segments http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/chinawh/

Useful documents hosted by the University of California Los Angeles on British Indiahttp://www.sscnet.ucla.edu/southasia?History/British/BrIndia.html

Video Segment: Imperialism in Portuguese Brazil http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_20-1.html

Video Segment: Imperialism in South Africa http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_20-2.html

An exhaustive set of links and scholarship on the nature and history of nationalism http://www.socresonline.org.uk/2/1/natlinks.html

A catalog of Russian history internet sources http://bubl.ac.uk/link/r/russainhistory.htm

A portal to information about World War I organized by country and by topic http://wwi.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Links-to-Other-WWI-Sites

Hundreds of primary source documents from the period http://wwi.lib.byu.edu/index.php/Main-Page

The Great War- PBS has a website dedicated to World War I with an interactive timeline, commentary, video clips, printable maps, and a glossary of important terms http://www.pbs.org/greatwar/

Educational web-site for students on WWI http://library.thinkquest.org/10927/sumwwi.htm

Shell Shock 14:00 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cc7ehb8agWY

World War I map with narration 6:43 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gj2v7-0tAC0

Monty Python – Philosophers’ World Cup 3:49 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92vV3QGagck

Enlightenment – Words of the World 6:57 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Vkx7hNXE3Y

Tea, Taxes, and The American Revolution Crash Course 11:27 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlUiSBXQHCw&list=PLBDA2E52FB1EF80C9&index=28

The French Revolution Crash Course 11:54 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lTTvKwCylFY

The Haitian Revolution Crash Course 12:35 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5A_o-nU5s2U

Latin American Revolutions Crash Course 13:43 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZBw35Ze3bg8

Animation of John Henry story 12:00 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cr2aSbKwjBk

  1. S. Child Labor, 1908-1920.   9:21 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_tY1gk6J6zc

Canadian Pacific 2317: The Finale 10:27 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lf1Sblrda3A

How the Panama Canal functions, in Spanish 2:29 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DonwI6YjH_A

How canals work 2:25 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tfWyBz5bHj8

Why the Industrial Revolution started in England 57:29 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HiLwJpY4dFk

Industrial Revolution Inventions Timeline 3:31 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LbAOseDs3KY

Videos on various aspects of the Industrial Revolution and its effects http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_19-1.html

Global Industrialization, Video Segment: Liebig’s Beef http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_19-2.html

Video Segment: The Silk Industry of Japan: Gender and Industrialization http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_19-3.html

University of Florida-The Industrial Revolution- this site provides an overview and background to the Scientific Revolution, bibliographic essays, outlines, timelines, a glossary, biographies of major sources, well organized links to primary and secondary sources, manuscript and archive sources.

http://www.clas.ufl.edu/users/ufhatch/pages/03-Sci-Rev/SCI-REV-Home/

Women in World History http://chnm.gmu.edu/wwh

Children and Youth in World History http://chnm.gmu.edu/cyh/

Oracle Think- quest- The Industrial Revolution: Of Men and Machines- this site has information, links as well as printable activities on the Industrial Revolution http://library.thinkquest.org/05aug/01419/cities.html

Extensive web links and access to primary sources on the Industrial Revolution in Britain http://www.historyteacher.net/APEuroCourse/Weblinks?webLinks-IndustrialRevolution.htm

Short video on the American Revolution http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_17-2.html

Short video on the French Revolution http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_17-1.html

PBS-Napoleon-The site offers summaries and expert commentary on the following topics on Napoleon as well as an interactive timeline and video clips. http://www.pbs.org/empires/napoleon/home.html

Extensive web links and primary sources documents related to the American War of Independence http://www.historyteacher.net/APUSH-Course/Weblinks/Weblinks4.htm

Liberty, Equality, Fraternity- Exploring the French Revolution-more than 600 primary documents from maps, to songs to letters- http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/

Extensive, high-quality links to information on French history, including the Revolution and Napoleonic empire http://www9.georgetown.edu/faculty/schneidz/web.html

Teaching for Change, The Haitian Revolution and America http://teachingforchange.org/publications/haiti/revolution

Information and video on the Haitian Revolution http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part3/3p2990.html

Links to Latin American independence leaders, including sources in both English and Spanish http://www.pachami.com/English/latinoamereicaE.html

Information on Mexican history in the nineteenth century http://historicaltextarchive.com/links.php?op=viewslink&sid=0&cid=1

Historical Texts with background on the Mexican Revolution http://historicaltextarchive.com/links.php?op=viewslink&sid=224

Charles V and the Holy Roman Empire, 13:15 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MRYzW3BSj0I&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNjasccl-WajpONGX3zoY4M&index=19

Luther and the Protestant Reformation, 15:06 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1o8oIELbNxE&index=18&list=PL8dPuuaLjXtNjasccl-WajpONGX3zoY4M

Foundations of Absolutism, 9:31 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QNrKA0q8ZUc

Annenberg- The Renaissance- This sites contain information about people and events related to the Renaissance through reading selections.  http://www.learner.org/interactives/renaissance/

An extensive collection of primary sources on the Reformation and other topics  http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook.html

Explore the Renaissance- this site contain information, pictures and additional resources on the Renaissance and the age of Exploration  http://www.learner.org/interactives/renaissance/index.html

The University of Miami Lowe Art Museum has a selection of their art from the permanent collection on the website. Each piece of art has an explanation of its importance and relevance to their specific group or time period. The time period includes The Renaissance, Meso America, Africa, Asia,  http://www6.miami.edu/lowe/index.htm

Scientific Revolution and Enlightenment 15:01 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XGNhMtKb9A8

The Renaissance Crash Course 11:33 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vufba_ZcoR0&list=PLBDA2E52FB1EF80C9&index=22

The Story of the Magna Carta, animated 13:37 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zT4hkAxzLg

Christianity from Judaism to Constantine http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TG55ErfdaeY&list=PLBDA2E52FB1EF80C9

Fall of Constantinople http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0yNlYqNMdo

History Hanover Project on the Early and Late Medieval Period  http://history.hanover.edu/project.html#ma

Columbia University- The Mongols in World History-This website general information on the Mongols (e.g., maps, primary documents and video segments).  http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/mongols/

National Endowment for the Humanities- includes primary sources, interactive modules as well as case studies for this time period.   http://chnm.gmu.edu/cyh/

Women in World History is a project from the Center for History and New Media, George Mason University,  and part of World History Matters, with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities and includes primary sources, interactive modules as well as case studies  http://chnm.gmu.edu/wwh/

Short Video on Ottoman Empire  http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_17-3.html

Asia exhibit at the Victoria and Albert Museum- Collection of art and artifacts, information and interactive maps and timelines from various portions of Asia. The areas covered include the Islamic Middle East from the rise of the Islamic Empire to the Fall of the Ottoman Empire, India from the Mughal to the British control, Korean Art and Society.  http://www.vam.ac.uk/collections/asia/index.html

Short video on the spread of Islam.   http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/unit_video_7-3.html

PBS video on the Empire of Faith: Islam  http://www.pbs.org/empires/islam/eduk12plan.html

Statistics on Islam and other religions  www.adherents.com