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Ancient and Medieval history

7th - College | Online class

Rosetta Stone, 196 B.C.E., granite, 114.4 cm x 72.3 × 27.9 cm or 45 × 28.5 × 11 inches, Ptolemaic Period (British Museum, London). Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Stev…

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Big History: Connecting Knowledge

High School - College | Online class

We currently face unprecedented challenges on a global scale. These problems do not neatly fall into disciplines. They are complicated, complex, and connected. Join us on this epic journey of 13.8...

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Crash Course: World History

7th - College | Online class, Online video/YouTube

John Green teaches you the history of the world in 42 episodes of Crash Course. Learn, study and understand all the important civilizations, empires, wars, and revolutions the world has seen so far.

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HIST103: World History in the Early Modern and Modern Eras (1600-Present)

College | Online class

By the early 17th century, European merchants had established maritime trade networks across the Atlantic Ocean and eastward to India and China. These networks allowed them to acquire furs, tea,...

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HIST362: Modern Revolutions

College | Online class

In the 1970s, the Chinese Communist leader Zhou Enlai was asked to assess the outcomes of the French Revolution of 1789. He supposedly answered: "It is too soon to say.” Though this story has a...

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The Modern Revolution and The Future

4th - College | Online class

After the rise of agriculture, powerful civilizations such as the Persians, Romans, and Mongols exploited and developed long-distance trade routes to expand their regional influence. New...

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The Modern World, Part One: Global History from 1760 to 1910

College | Online class

About this Course This is a survey of modern history from a global perspective. Part One begins with the political and economic revolutions of the late 1700s and tracks the transformation of the...

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World history

7th - College | Online class

Called the Great War (before World War II came about), World War I was the bloody wake-up call that humanity was entering into a new stage of civilization. Really the defining conflict that took...

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