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"The function off the historian is neither to love the past nor to emancipate himself from the past, but to master and understand it as the key to the understanding of the present."
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Teachinghistory.org

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About Teachinghistory.org

Teachinghistory.org is designed to help K–12 history teachers access resources and materials to improve U.S. history education in the classroom. With funding from the U.S. Department of Education, the Center for History and New Media (CHNM) has created Teachinghistory.org with the goal of making history content, teaching strategies, resources, and research accessible.


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SOAPStone%20Appeasement.pdf

promary sources study on appeasement


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Digital History: A Guide to Gathering, Preserving, and Presenting the Past on the Web

Digital History: A Guide to Gathering, Preserving, and Presenting the Past on the Web | Modern History | Scoop.it

Working on ways to preserve the past online.


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Archaeology Daily News – World War II Document Reveals Mental ...

Archaeology Daily News – World War II Document Reveals Mental ... | Modern History | Scoop.it
Archaeology News: Psychoanalysis of Hitler's speech reveals his mental state. The 1942 document has not been studied until today.
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Australian History - Download free content from La Trobe University on iTunes

Australian History - Download free content from La Trobe University on iTunes | Modern History | Scoop.it
Download or subscribe to free content from Australian History by La Trobe University on iTunes.

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Analyzing Primary Sources: Learning from Oral Histories | Primary Source Nexus

Analyzing Primary Sources: Learning from Oral Histories | Primary Source Nexus | Modern History | Scoop.it
Analyzing Primary Sources: Learning from Oral Histories | updated guiding questions http://t.co/SDh0RxT6 #historyteacher...

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Map of NSW Objects Through Time | NSW Migration Heritage Centre

NSW Migration Heritage Centre. documenting Australia's migration history. objects through time. ... Australian migration history timeline » 50000 Years Ago » 1600s - 1700s » 1770 » 1778 » 1788 » 1790 - 1830s » 1830 - 1840s » 1840 - 1900 ...

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A tragic history that brought thousands of Triestini to Australia - WA today

A tragic history that brought thousands of Triestini to Australia - WA today | Modern History | Scoop.it
WA todayA tragic history that brought thousands of Triestini to AustraliaWA todayFrom 1954 to 1961, some 20000 Triestini, or 10 per cent of the population, left their city and the majority (more than 90 per cent) headed for Australia, mainly...

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Mapsorama.com - from interactive to world and historic maps

Your resource for world, city and historical maps. We try to have a huge variety of maps to suit everyones needs.
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Journal_of_International_History_2000-06_Finney.pdf

Great historiographical assessment on appeasement


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New Genetic Research Suggests Link Between Earliest Native Americans and Southern Siberia | Popular Archaeology - exploring the past

New Genetic Research Suggests Link Between Earliest Native Americans and Southern Siberia | Popular Archaeology - exploring the past | Modern History | Scoop.it
Popular Archaeology Online archaeology magazine.
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British Library newspaper archive puts 300 years of history online - Telegraph

British Library newspaper archive puts 300 years of history online - Telegraph | Modern History | Scoop.it
Sixty-five million historic newspaper articles, covering the most significant
events over the last 300 years, are now fully available online from today in
a new archive created by the British Library.
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Remember the War - Remembering our heroes - 13th November 2011

Remember the War - Remembering our heroes - 13th November 2011 | Modern History | Scoop.it
Experience the history of World War II Britain in a whole new way. Launching for Remembrance Day 2011, we're bringing history to the web in a new way.
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BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Why appeasement?

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Why appeasement? | Modern History | Scoop.it
A secondary school revision resource for GCSE History about modern world history, international relations, the road to World War Two, Chamberlain and appeasement...

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A historical perspective on fascism

A historical perspective on fascism | Modern History | Scoop.it
Historically speaking, fascism tends to rise during times of economic instability. Often in these times, majority groups actively vote away the civil rights of others, and even democratically...

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Selecting Primary Sources: Criteria for Classroom Use | Primary ...

Selecting Primary Sources: Criteria for Classroom Use | Primary ... | Modern History | Scoop.it
The skills needed to analyze primary sources are the same types of skills emphasized by the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for Reading. When selecting primary sources to use with students, keep the criteria listed ...

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Analyzing Primary Sources: Learning from Images | Primary Source Nexus

Analyzing Primary Sources: Learning from Images | Primary Source Nexus | Modern History | Scoop.it
Thanks @johnsonmaryj & followers for the RT Primary Sources Image analysis tool & guiding questions!

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Rare medieval treasures found at Furness Abbey | Archaeology News from Past Horizons

Rare medieval treasures found at Furness Abbey | Archaeology News from Past Horizons | Modern History | Scoop.it
A rare medieval silver-gilt crozier and jewelled ring discovered during emergency repairs to the ruins of Furness Abbey in Cumbria will go on display over the May bank holiday (Emergency repairs to the ruins of Furness Abbey in Cumbria reveal some...
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History helps us learn from the past and overcome the ghosts of the Vietnam War - FM blog (blog)

History helps us learn from the past and overcome the ghosts of the Vietnam War - FM blog (blog) | Modern History | Scoop.it
FM blog (blog)History helps us learn from the past and overcome the ghosts of the Vietnam WarFM blog (blog)History can act as an antidote.

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New Historicism | The Daily Omnivore

New Historicism | The Daily Omnivore | Modern History | Scoop.it
The focus of the theory is understand information by its historical context and to understand cultural and intellectual history through literature. Michel Foucault based his approach both on his theory of the limits of collective ...

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'Unique' medieval coin discovered

'Unique' medieval coin discovered | Modern History | Scoop.it
A "unique" medieval coin dating from the reign of William the Conqueror is discovered in a field near Gloucester.

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Interactive Historical European Map

Interactive Historical European Map | Modern History | Scoop.it

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

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Darshan Sitharthan's comment, February 16, 2012 6:26 PM
What a great resource, best thing on scoop.it for sure
Toon Mojoham's comment, December 8, 2012 8:56 AM
THIS IS ABSOLUTELY AWESOME ;D
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