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Social Science - World History

Contemporary World Problems                         
United Nations - UN's official web site                                                                        
 
UN Global Issues - overview of global world problems
 
UNICEF - advocates for children's rights
 
Habitat for Humanity - works to help victims of natural disasters
 
Global Issues - contains 500+ articles that examine global issues like poverty, natural disasters & global warming
 
 
World War I Timeline Project
World War I Propaganda Posters - WWI propaganda posters from key countries
 
The Great War - PBS Web site that provides an overview of WWI, a timeline & maps
 
The First World War - multimedia, primary sources & an encyclopedia
 
 
World War II Scrapbook Project
History Place: WWII in Europe - extensive timeline with links
 
The History Learning Place: World War II - covers resistance movements, major naval battles & the Nuremberg Trials
 
Eyewitness to World War II - features primary sources from individual during WWII
 
 
Global Interdependence
Nation Master: Country Profiles - compare countries, generate maps & graphs
 
The CIA World Factbook - overview of countries including their people, military, government & economy
 
Emory University's Globalization Web site - virtual library with over 200+ annotated links on globalization
 
US State Department: A-Z List of Countries - fact sheet on US bilateral relationships 
 
Maps of the World - maps & quick facts about any country