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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