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Showing Grade 10, Unit 5b, Russian Revolution and Ottoman-Armenian Conflict
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Alexander Palace Time Machine

http://www.alexanderpalace.org/palace/mainpage.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Welcome to the Alexander Palace, home of the last Tsar of Russia and his family in the town of Tsarskoe Selo outside St. Petersburg. Go on a virtual tour of the Palace along with learning the history of the times before the Russian Revolution. Standard 10.5.3

Comments: Award winning site.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 142

Face of Russia

http://www.pbs.org/weta/faceofrussia/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This PBS site is rich in text and graphics information about the history of Russia. Standard 10.5.3

Comments: A not-to-be missed site for anyone researching the history of the Russian Revolution and/or the hsitory of Russia.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1175

October Revolution 1917

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/RUSnovemberR.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This Spartacus site describes the events surrounding the Bolshevik Revolution in October 1917, the leaders who made it happen and the influence of and on World War I. Standard 10.5.3

Comments: The hotlinks provide information and background about people, events and places.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2346

Russia on the Web

http://www.valley.net:80/~transnat/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is a superior research site. Topics are wide and varied about Russia.and each topic has an excellent set of links to outside sources. Standards 10.5.3, and 10.7.1

Comments: Excellent.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2680

Trailmonkey's Virtual Istanbul Adventures--Turkey

http://www.trailmonkey.com/vituist.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Take a virtual tour of Istabul today and visit bazaars where various foods and clothing are for sale. Look into Topkapi Palace, the Hagia Sophia, several mosques, and surrounding government buildings. The beauty of the city allows one to understand the power of the Ottoman Empire. Standard 10.5.1

Comments: This tour makes one feel as if one is actually touring in this old city.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3190

Abdication of Nicholas II

http://www.histdoc.net/history/abdic.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The full text of Grand Duke Mikhail Romanov's (brother of Nicholas II) abdication manifesto is available at this site, Standard 10.5.3

Comments: Fascinating reading of the tsar's own words at a difficult time.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 46

End of Europe's Middle Ages--Ottoman Turks

http://www.ucalgary.ca/applied_history/tutor/endmiddle/FRAMES/ottoframe.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: A detailed account of the decline of the Ottoman Empire is available here. Pictures and lots of political information about the Empire are included. Standard 10.5.1

Comments: Readable information makes this a must-see site for research on the Ottoman Empire.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1093

Fact Sheet: Armenia

http://www.umd.umich.edu/dept/armenian/facts/armenia.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Prepared by the History Department at UC Riverside, this page provides relevant facts for those beginning to research the Armenian Genocide. A brief history also appears here. It links to the story of the genocide. Standard 10.5.5

Comments: Excellent material by historians.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1176

Lenin Internet Archive

http://www.marxists.org/archive/lenin/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Lenin was Russian Revolution leader, Bolsheviks founder, Marxist theoretician (1870-1924) and first premier of the USSR. After the Russian Civil War had practically destroyed the economy, he adopted the New Economic Policy. This site includes articles and interviews and has great photos. Standard 10.5.3 and 10.7.1

Resource Type: True.

Resource ID: 1949

New York Times Articles on the Armenian Genocide

http://www.cilicia.com/armo10c-nyt19150820.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site has reprints of articles from the New York Times selected from news in 1915 and 16. It has background on the events leading up to the genocide and what government leaders were saying at the time. Standard 10.5.5

Comments: This site was developed by the Armenian community.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2312

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