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Germania: Hitler's Dream Capital

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In 1937 Hitler’s architect Albert Speer was given the task of transforming Berlin from the sprawling metropolis that it was into Germania, the gleaming new capital of a Greater German ‘World Empire’,...

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Interactive Historical European Map

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A useful interactive history map of Europe. Watch as boarder move as nations rise and fall.

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Toon Mojoham's comment, December 8, 2012 5:56 AM
THIS IS ABSOLUTELY AWESOME ;D
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Yes it is pretty awesome!
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#APEuro

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U.S. Navy Food Posters, 1939-1945

U.S. Navy Food Posters, 1939-1945 | History IB | Scoop.it
...Source Otis Archives via Visual News...

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Journalists are not historians

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Different perspectives about how history can be recorded. Who writes, when, where and from what relation can make a hige difference.


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European History Interactive Map

An excellent source of European history looking at the development of the last two millenia.


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‎2,000 Years of Chinese History! The Mandate of Heaven and Confucius: World History #7

2,000 Years of Chinese History! The Mandate of Heaven and Confucius: Crash Course World History #7 In which John introduces you to quite a lot of Chinese his...

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Hitler intervened to protect a Jewish war comrade.

Did the Fuhrer really intervene to help protect a WWI comrade?


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Nuclear Detonation Timeline "1945-1998"

The 2053 nuclear tests and explosions that took place between 1945 and 1998 are plotted visually and audibly on a world map. As the video starts out detonati...

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First world war: learning the right lessons from history

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Editorial: A truly patriotic commemoration should not glorify what David Cameron still calls the Great War...

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World's Oldest Known Auschwitz Survivor Has Died

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Antoni Dobrowolski, a former Polish teacher arrested by the Gestapo in 1942 for teaching underground lessons to students, died on Sunday at the age of 108, according to a Polish official speaking with the Associated Press.

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Hitler’s forgotten attempt to build the world’s largest Olympic stadium

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On September 7, 1937, German construction workers laid the cornerstone for what was to become the world's largest stadium — one that would hold over 400,000 spectators.

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Famous Speeches in American History - Windsor at Shirlington ...

Famous Speeches in American History. November 28, 2012 By windsor. Oratory's one of the oldest arts, practiced by statesmen and other leaders from even before the days of Cicero. It's not surprising that some of our country's most effective ...
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The Assassination of John F. Kennedy and the Legacy it Left Behind ...

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THE ASSASSINATION of John Fitzgerald Kennedy was the beginning of the shredding of government trust in the modern era. On this Thanksgiving Day, with all the news swirling around Benghazi, our secret drone wars and ...
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Churchill's Magnificent Obsession

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The shortest memorandum in the vast output of instructions, queries and exhortations generated by Winston Churchill during the Second World War is only three words long: ‘Where is TIRPITZ?

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The First World War from Above

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This BBC documentary brings a fresh perspective and summary of the battles of World War 1 who fought by many countries caused over 15 million casualties.

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Great Depression and WWII era Photographs

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Colour pictures from the Great Depression and WWII are rare, they tend to clash with our internal (black and white) images of these events. Take a look and see...


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First World War.com

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Propaganda Posters: Canada. You need to download a bit of freeware to make this go, but it's a very interesting web site.


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Five Titanic myths spread by films

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The final hours of the Titanic have become the stuff of myth, but how much have movies got wrong?

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A People's History of American Empire by Howard Zinn

Howard Zinn has some of the more contraversial views of American history. Not all may agree with what he has to say, but the importance of his questions cannot be denied.


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Howard Zinn's condemnation of American foreign and domestic policy: that it has been characterised by greed, brutality, imperialism and ethnic cleansing. 

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Famous front pages following the 1969 moon landing

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We still on't know the signifigance of this event. This will take a very long time to become clear.


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The small step for Neil Armstrong was a giant blow to the Soviet Union

The small step for Neil Armstrong was a giant blow to the Soviet Union | History IB | Scoop.it
Out-spent, out-engineered, and out-romanced, the Soviet losses in the space race were harbingers of larger, more sweeping economic and political failures...

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Cuba Almost Became a Nuclear Power in 1962 - By Svetlana Savranskaya

Cuba Almost Became a Nuclear Power in 1962 - By Svetlana Savranskaya | History IB | Scoop.it

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Thirteen Days in October - An FP Slide Show

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Shortly after 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 1962, President John F. Kennedy was informed that the Soviet Union had secretly delivered nuclear missiles to Cuba, capable of obliterating Washington just 15 minutes after launch. Thus began the famous "13 days"...


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A Civil War Professor Reviews 'Lincoln'

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Allen Guelzo is the director of the Civil War studies department at Gettysburg College...

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Wednesday's Book Review: “School Book Nation: Conflicts over ...

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School Book Nation: Conflicts over American History Textbooks from the Civil War to the Present. By Joseph Moreau. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2003. The premise of School Book Nation: Conflicts over ...
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