Great War Society
Covers all aspects of the war and its effects on the 20th century.
Extensive site featuring the history of the palace and biographies of
its inhabitants - along with many images from the Romanov family
Art from World War II
During World War II, the American government launched an aggressive
propoganda campaign to galvanise public support, and some of the
nation's artists and filmmakers became warriors on that front.
Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust
An overview of the people and events of the Holocaust using
photographs, documents, art, music and literature.
Documents on the decision to use atomic bombs on the cities of
Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
of Great Britain
Profiles on Britain's rulers from Egbert in the 7th century to the
present day House of Windsor.
Gunpowder Plot: High Treason in 1605
Everyone knows who Guy Fawkes was and what he tried to do. But why
did Fawkes and his fellow conspirators feel driven to do such a thing?
Online resource for teachers with information on syllabus and
The Imperial War Museum is unique in its coverage of conflicts, from
the First World War to the present day, particularly those involving
Britain and the Commonwealth. The museum encompasses four sites - the
Imperial War Museum in London, a former Battle of Britain fighter
station in Duxford, the Cabinet War Rooms in London and HMS Belfast, a
battle cruiser moored on the Thames.
Presents 3000 years of world history with a combination of colourful
graphics, lifelines, timelines and maps.
In-depth study that covers the causes and significance of Chartism,
along with the reasons for its failure. Also featured are mixed
opinions of both the working and middle classes regarding Chartism at
Covers the civilisations, philosophies and changing religions of
Antiquity and the social change and ideas of the 20th century -
complete with maps and recommended reading.
The Internet Modern History Sourcebook
A vast site packed with information designed to serve the needs of teachers and students in modern European and American history, western civilisation and world culture.
Battle of Jutland
Events of the largest naval battle in naval warfare history illustrated with maps, graphics and animations.
Internet Medieval History Sourcebook
A companion to The Internet Modern History Sourcebook, the Medieval
Sourcebook is the largest online resource of medieval and Byzantine
Internet Ancient History Sourcebook
Unlike the above Modern and Medieval History Sourcebooks, the goal of
the Ancient History Sourcebook is to provide and organise texts for
use in a classroom situation. Also featured are links to visual and
aural material since art and archaeology are far more important for
the period in question than for later history.
Founded in 1906 to bring together people who share an interest and
love for the past. The Association promotes and assists the study of
history at all levels to create an environment that supports lifelong