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Showing Grade 11, Unit 9e, Berlin Blockade
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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

Berlin Wall Comes Down

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/cold.war/episodes/23/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This web site was written to accompany an episode of the CNN Cold War series. The site contains a slide show, primary resource documents, interviews, and discussions of the repercussions of this historic event. Standards 10.9.5 and 11.9.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 373

Berlin Wall Online

http://www.dailysoft.com/berlinwall/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Following an introduction with many projectable photos and key concepts about the Wall, link to history, a news archive, a timeline and much more. Standards 10.9.5 and 11.9.3

Comments: There is much here to convince users of the relevance of history.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Resource ID: 374

Concrete Curtain: Life and Death of the Berlin Wall

http://www.wall-berlin.org/gb/ciel.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Berlin truly epitomized the Cold War in Europe. This was where it all started with the blockade of 1948, and where 40 years later it all came to an end. Two dates, one dramatic, the other a joyful occasion, mark the high points; 13th August 1961, when the Wall went up; 9th November 1989, when it came down. This site offers background, historic text and pictures describing this series of events. Standards 10.9.5 and 11.9.3

Comments: This German History Museum site may be read in English, German or French

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 782

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

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

End and Beginning

http://www.dhm.de/ausstellungen/eaintroe.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This subsite of the German Historical Museum in Berlin features black and white photographs of wartime and immediate post-war Germany. Standards 10.8.3 and 11.9.3

Comments: Photos are displayed as thumbnail sketches for easy previewing with the option to download the larger version. Biographies of photographers are in German.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1092

Pictorial History of the Berlin Wall

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1961berlin-usa-ussr.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site by Time Magazine is a series of dramatic photos from the magazine on the history of the Berlin Wall from 1945 until 10 years after its fall. Standard 11.9.3

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2448

USA and USSR: Exchange of Notes on the Berlin Wall, 1961

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/1961berlin-usa-ussr.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This exchange of messages between the U.S. government and the Soviet government in 1961 reveals the issues on both sides of the Iron Curtain on security in Europe. These issues are the underlying causes of the Cold War. Standards 10.9.5 and 11.9.3

Comments: Explore the meaning within meaning in diplomatic language.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 3321

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