Modern World History Web Resources


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BBC World News http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world/  
CIA Factbook https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities 
CIA World Leaders https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/world-leaders-1/index.html The CIA publishes and updates the online directory of Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments regularly. The directory is intended to be used primarily as a reference aid and includes as many governments of the world as is considered practical, some of them not officially recognized by the United States. 
CNN World News http://www.cnn.com/WORLD/  
History Channel http://www.history.com/  
HItler Links http://www.biography.com/people/adolf-hitler-9340144 http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/adolf-hitler http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/Holocaust/hitler.html  
IRC World News http://nileswesths.niles.libguides.com/world_news  
Israel and Palestine WEb Quest  http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/spl/hi/middle_east/03/v3_ip_timeline/html/  
Israel and Palestine WEb Quest II http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/8669886.stm  
Mapping - Nat Geo http://education.nationalgeographic.org/mapping/  
Maps of the World http://www.mapsofworld.com  
Mussolini Links http://www.biography.com/people/benito-mussolini-9419443 http://www.history.com/topics/world-war-ii/benito-mussolini http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/mussolini_benito.shtml  
National Geographic http://www.nationalgeographic.com/  
PBS: The World http://www.pbs.org/gunsgermssteel/world/index.html  
Show World http://show.mappingworlds.nl/world/ SELECT a subject from the top menu and watch the countries on the map change their size. Instead of land mass, the size of each country will represent the data for that subject --both its share of the total and absolute value. 
Stalin LInks http://www.biography.com/people/joseph-stalin-9491723 http://www.history.com/topics/joseph-stalin http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/stalin_joseph.shtml  
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