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African Sourcebook

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/africa/africasbook.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: From ancient times to the modern era, here are dozens of primary materials about the history of Africa. These are excellent sources on ancient history, the Greek and Roman period slavery and abolition, European imperialism, and modern Africa. Standards 6.1.2, 6.2.3, 6.2.8, 7.4.1, 10.4.2, and 10.10.1

Comments: A must see page of links to things African

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 111

African Voices

http://www.mnh.si.edu/africanvoices/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This Smithsonian site is wonderfully rich graphically and has a huge, well organized compiliation of resources on the history of Africa from ancient times to now. Standards 6.2.8, 7.4.1, 7.11.2, and 10.4.3

Comments: The sections on Egypt are brief.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 113

Aids: Africa in Peril

http://cnn.com/SPECIALS/2000/aids/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This CNN web site loooks at the human and economic devastation that AIDS has brought to Africa. The site contains an image gallery, maps, articles, a fact sheet, and a story archive. Standard 10.10.1

Comments: The CNN story archive provides context for the current issues.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 128

Americas-Washington Post

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/inatl/americas.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Washington Post news stories on the Americas are updated on this page often. There are also links to country information, special reports and a clickable map of the region. Standard 10.10.3

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 209

Camp David Accords: Framework for Peace

http://www.ibiblio.org/sullivan/CampDavid-Accords-homepage.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is an online exhibit of the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library outlining the issues of conflict in the Middle East and Carter's efforts to find common ground around which to create peace. There are primary source doucments and photos from this historic event. Standards 10.10.2 and 11.9.6

Comments: Learn about diplomacy and what is required to make it work.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 578

Doomsday Clock

http://www.bullatomsci.org/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The history, short and long versions, of the Atomic Scientist newsletter which has forecast the possibility of the use of nuclear weapons since 1949.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 987

E-Conflict - World Encyclopedia

http://www.emulateme.com/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: With National Anthems, Flags, Maps, History, Weather, News and the Nations of the World this Web Site has "1,400 pages of content intended to Eradicate Conflict by increasing cultural awareness."

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1002

E-Mails from Kosovo

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/1998/10/kosovo/email/archive.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Meet Adona, a 16 year old girl from Kosovo. Through her messages to her friend Finnegan Hamill at Berkeley High School get a personal glimpse at what the war in Yugoslaiva means to the people. Standard 10.9.8

Comments: These e-mails are in text and do not require audio capability as those on NPR do.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Resource ID: 1004

Earth and Moon Viewer

http://www.fourmilab.ch/earthview/vplanet.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: View either a map of the Earth showing the day and night regions at this moment, or view the Earth from the Sun, the Moon, the night side of the Earth, above any location on the planet specified by latitude, longitude and altitude, from a satellite in Earth orbit, or above various cities around the globe. Standards K.4.2, 1.2.1, 1.2.3, and 2.2.0

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1019

Elections Around the World

http://www.electionworld.org/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Search an alphabetical list of countries for the dates and results of elections held all over the world. Standard 10.10.2 and 12.9.8 civics

Comments: This page is useful for comparative government and parliamentary government studies.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1065

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