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New York City’s explosive growth between the...

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New York City’s explosive growth between the beginning of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th, from a fantastic series of vintage infographics.

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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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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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Babington Plot - Renaissance, Reformation and Mary Queen of Scots - Scotlands History

Babington Plot - Renaissance, Reformation and Mary Queen of Scots - Scotlands History | World History 101 | Scoop.it
Learn about the life Anthony Babington, who along with a small band of Catholics, plotted to assassinate Queen Elizabeth I on behalf of Mary, Queen of Scots.
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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
Click to see the picture and write a comment...
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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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Scientists Make a Gross Discovery After Examining the Body of Richard III Found Under a Parking Lot | TheBlaze.com

Scientists Make a Gross Discovery After Examining the Body of Richard III Found Under a Parking Lot | TheBlaze.com | World History 101 | Scoop.it
LONDON (AP) -- Not only was Richard III one of England's most despised monarchs, but it now turns out the hunchback king was probably infected with parasitic worms that grew up to a foot in length.
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