for growth of cities
largest cities of the world
From World History.com. Click on any of the cities to get background
information on the economy, people, government etc.
of today, cities of tomorrow
An interactive project from the United Nations CyberSchoolbus, an
initiative for students and teachers.
World Factbook - information on all countries
Library of Congress
Country Studies - information on all countries.
Bubl link - catalogue
of internet sources. Countries index.
Largest cities through history
Good links to related resources
From People and Planet Net - factfiles, charts, regional patterns
: information on all countries, with related data on the history
and culture of each.
Exploring Ancient World
Cultures: excellent reference sources for Medieval Europe, the
Islamic World, Ancient China, India and the Roman world.
Cities - Alexandria - 1 AD, Cordoba 1000 AD, New York 2000 AD.
From the National Geographic, a vivid tour of 3 cities showing how
life has -and has not- changed over 2000 years.
dynasty - Thinkquest
Omayyad emirate in Spain
Itihaas : Indian
history from the Indus Valley to contemporary India