Units 1/2 - Twentieth Century History
The Historical Text Archive
La Trobe University History Department
HTAV History Forum
Home Page: American
Memory from the Library of Congress
Iincludes teaching materials to accompany the Cold War documentary
World History Archives
Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors without
SBS World Guide
Gives information on all countries in the world including a history
of their social, political and economic development.
Germany 1900 - 1945
World War I: Trenches
on the Web
Holocaust: Cybrary of the Holocaust
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Nizkor: A Holocaust Remembrance
The Holocaust in Pictures
Photo Archives Data: Holocaust
A Teacher's Guide
to the Holocaust
of Modern Germany Lectures
Series of lectures by Professor Gerhard Rempel from Western New
England College, covering the period from Medieval Germany to Re-unification.
Library of Congress
Country Studies - Germany
Book length information with several chapters dedicated to German
history in the 20th Century.
This site at Calvin College includes speeches and writings of Joseph
Goebbels, material from Unser Wille und Weg (a Nazi periodical for
propagandists), as well as posters and other propaganda material.
World War II - Nazi Propaganda
Website maintained by Professor David Welch. Posters and related
Centre: Nazi Propaganda
Collection of over 70 posters, each with with annotations
of Der Stürmer
This is an online version of chapter 3 in Randall Bytwerk's book
Julius Streicher: The Man Who Persuaded a Nation to Hate Jews. Learn
how the paper started and what it included.
History Factbook: Germany and Austria
This site features information about military, political, and police
organizations as well as songs, photo gallery, and military equipment.
Selected and annotated sites from the About.com guide.
China 1900 - 2000
A Visual Sourcebook
of Chinese Civilization
Features a timeline with links to information and images on many
topics. Includes maps, discussion questions, and bibliographies.
From the University of Washington.
Modern History Sourcebook
China's disaster: 1840 - 1949
since World War II
Brooklyn College, website created by Paul Halsall
Course notes, websites and references for further reading.
technology and change
Lecture notes by Lynda Shaffer, World History Bulletin
50 Years of communism (1999)
BBC special report marking 50 years of communism in China, with
news reports, photographs and transcripts of speeches
Communist party - 80 years of power (2001)
Includes analysis on "the question of communism", profiles
of major party leaders, in-depth coverage of key events in recent
Chinese history, and a timeline.
CNN Special. Analyses China's growing importance in world politics
Virtual Museum of the
Documents, interviews, major events, historical figures and personal
of China: Cultural Revolution Decade 1966-1976
China: University of Maryland
Chronology of important events from Ancient China to 1980s reforms
Cultural Studies: Concise Political history of China
Compiled from Compton's Living Encyclopedia