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Showing Grade 10, Unit 9a, Cold War Causes
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Berlin Airlift

http://www.trumanlibrary.org/whistlestop/study_collections/berlin_airlift/large/docs.php

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here is an amazing collection of documents, photos and historical interpretation on the Berlin Airlift from the Truman Presidential Library. Standards 10.9.1 and 11.9.3

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 372

Citizen Kurchatov: Stalin's Bomb Maker

http://www.pbs.org/opb/citizenk/revolution/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Follow the development of the Soviet nuclear program in the Cold War through the life of Igor Kurchatov. Through this website which accompanies the PBS series, explore the pressures under which Soviet scientists worked and the impact of their research on East-West relations. Standard 10.9.7

Comments: This is a unique, non Western view of the Cold War.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 707

Fifty Years from Trinity

http://www.seattletimes.com/trinity/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Download information and links on the development of the nuclear age. Supplementary material, interactive activities, and questions for discussion and debate make this a valuable classroom resource. Standards 10.9.1, 11.7.7, 11.9.3

Comments: From the education section of the Seattle Times WEBedition.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1216

History: U.S. History--The Cold War

http://historicaltextarchive.com/links.php?op=viewslink&sid=152

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This historical text archive has a huge set of links about the Cold War including events including its response to the Cuban Missle Crisis in the early 1960s. Standard 10.9.2, 10.9.3, 11.9.2, and 11.9.4

Comments: An important, useful research site with documents and treaties

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3331

Maps of the Cold War

http://CNN.com/SPECIALS/cold.war/kbank/maps/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This CNN site has incredible intearactive maps from the Cold War on topics such as the Marshall Plan, holders of nuclear weapons, and the line up of countries on each side, and on events such as the Korea War, Chinese Revolution, Vietnam War and Berlin. Standard 10.9.2 and 11.9.3

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2078

Newseum: Berlin Wall

http://www.newseum.org/berlinwall/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site of the Freedom Forum First Amendment Center Newseum project has primary source newspaper and radio excerpts exploring the history of the Berlin Wall from World War II through its destruction. Standards 10.9.5 and 11.9.3

Comments: You need Shockwave to fully enjoy the video quality of this site.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2314

Wassily Kandinsky (1866-1944)

http://www.ibiblio.org/wm/paint/auth/kandinsky/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: While the Nazi and Soviet political movements were undoubtedly among the most vile developments of the 20th century, they inspired works of art which have the ability to expose some of the best and worst that art can achieve. See them here. Standard 10.9.0

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3415

Berlin Airlift

http://www.usafe.af.mil/berlin/berlin.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is the United States Air Forces in Europe Berlin Airlift web site. Included on the site are interviews, photographs, video clips, and statistics. Standards 10.9.1 and 11.9.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 371

Cuban Missile Crisis, l962

http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/nsa/cuba_mis_cri/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This online exhibit by the National Archives is a neat chronology of the cold war. Excellent photos dealing with the crisis are available here. Standards 10.9.3 and 11.9.3

Comments: This is a must-visit site to obtain the American government point of view.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 853

Did NATO Win the Cold War?

http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/NSAEBB/NSAEBB14/index.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: On the Fiftieth Anniversary of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, The National Security Archives declassified and prepared these ten Cold War documents for publication on the WWW. The documents are supported with secondary text. Standard 10.9.7, 10.9.8, and 11.9.5

Comments: These recently declassified documents might be a good History Day paper.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 941

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