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What was in colonial cups besides tea? Cider, water, milk, and whiskey! - O Say Can You See?

What was in colonial cups besides tea? Cider, water, milk, and whiskey! - O Say Can You See? | World History 101 | Scoop.it
Practically everyone in 18th America drank chocolate and tea, but what about cider, water, milk, and whiskey? Well, of course they drank water and milk. The colonies were an idyllic paradise --lush forests, rolling hills, crystal clear streams.
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Exploring the Western Lens
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Popular Culture: Art, Theatre, and Music in Early Modern Europe

HON 2520 Grant Gill, Daniel Beagan, Elle Hussey
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The Copernican Model: A Sun-Centered Solar System

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How to: Stop Saying "Like" and Immediately Sound Smarter - OnlineCollege.org

How to: Stop Saying "Like" and Immediately Sound Smarter - OnlineCollege.org | World History 101 | Scoop.it
Use these methods, tips, and tricks to help you make short work of getting all those unnecessary "likes" out of your speech.
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Milton's Political Context

Milton's Political Context | World History 101 | Scoop.it
Darkness Visible is a study resource for the epic poem of John Milton, Paradise Lost.
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Do you think critically?

Do you think critically? | World History 101 | Scoop.it
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CNN video on Facebook - CNN.com Video

CNN video on Facebook - CNN.com Video
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Humourous History of Medicine and the Body

Humourous History of Medicine and the Body
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Enlightenment roots of relativism

Enlightenment roots of relativism | World History 101 | Scoop.it
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Disclaimer: From a socially conservative perspective...

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How inventions change history (for better and for worse) - The Cotton Gin

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-inventions-change-history-for-better-and-for-worse-kenneth-c-davis Invented in 1793, the cotton gin changed h...
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Horrible Histories The Borgia Family

Best HH Song So Far
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Candide (in five minutes)

A short summary of Voltaire's Candide...
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Tour Builder - Put your story on the map.

Tour Builder - Put your story on the map. | World History 101 | Scoop.it
Tell your stories with photos, videos and rich text on Google Earth.
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Could be used as a presentation mode for "Game Changers" project.

 

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Shakespeare's Richard II - Notable Quotes

Shakespeare's Richard II - Notable Quotes | World History 101 | Scoop.it
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Codex Leicester - Zoomed view

Codex Leicester

For the Greek minuscule manuscript of the New Testament also known as Codex Leicester, see Minuscule 69. The Codex Leicester (also briefly known as Codex Hammer) is a collection of largely scientific writings by Leonardo da Vinci. The codex is named after Thomas Coke, later created Earl of Leicester, who purchased it in 1719.

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Leonardo: Right to Left

Leonardo: Right to Left | World History 101 | Scoop.it
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So Bill Gates Has This Idea for a History Class ...

So Bill Gates Has This Idea for a History Class ... | World History 101 | Scoop.it
Should one of the world’s richest men get to dictate the future of how we learn about our past?
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The Price of Age

DURING a recent clear-out at The Economist, we came upon a dusty file marked “Expenses: December 1900”. One item is a claim form from a journalist on this paper...
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This lends incredible insight into the question, "How much would that be worth today?"

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If WWI was a bar fight…

If WWI was a bar fight… | World History 101 | Scoop.it
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Game Changers: 16 Minutes

For Dr. Pethel's Age of Explorations class.
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Short Review of Carlo Ginzburg's "The Cheese and the Worms"

Short Review of Carlo Ginzburg's "The Cheese and the Worms" | World History 101 | Scoop.it
Carlo Ginzburg's "The Cheese and the Worms" is an insightful, wonderful read for anyone who enjoys history, detailing events of the Roman Inquisition through the eyes of a miller who was eventually burned at the stake for his views.
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History Channel Documentary about Columbus Part 1

Watch Free Full YouTube Documentaries at http://hotdocumentaries.com/ It's the Biggest Documentary Website In The World. They Uploaded 3160 Documentaries in ...
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2-minute Candide

Hit the Road for Candide's 250th anniversary! Experience his racy journey through Rockwell Kent's illustrations...then visit the online exhibition at candide...
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The Pale Blue Dot

The Pale Blue Dot | World History 101 | Scoop.it
Everyone you've ever heard of has had the same thing in common.
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The Single Most Mind-Altering Photograph Humanity Has Ever Taken

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Filippo Bruneschelli by Michael Carroll

A brief story about Mr.Filippo (non-corrupt)Filippo Bruneschelli by Michael Carroll - created at http://animoto.com...

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Richard II Characters

Richard II characters analyzed by Stanford, Harvard, and Berkeley Ph.D. and Masters students.

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