Internet Resources for the Student of History

European History

This collection of links will help students locate information about topics in European History.  Most of the sites listed below are large and comprehensive, and they offer additional links to information about more specialized topics.  To simplify the search process, the links are organized by categories.

Libraries
Reference Works
Guides to Art and Architecture
Guides to World Religions
The History and Culture of European Cities
The Ancient World (to the Fall of the Roman Empire)
Medieval Europe (ca. 500-1500)
Early Modern Europe (1400-1789)
Modern Europe (1789-1914)
Contemporary Europe (1914-Present)



Libraries

UNC Pembroke's Sampson-Livermore Library
Guide to Electronic Resources for the Study of History

Reference Works

Gateway to World History
http://www.hartford-hwp.com/gateway/index.html

The World Civilization Virtual Library (Dr. Deborah Vess at Georgia College & State University)
http://www.faculty.de.gcsu.edu/~dvess/dvess.shtml

The World-Wide Web Virtual Library: History Index
http://history.cc.ukans.edu/history/index.html

The Hanover Historical Texts Project (A Library of Scanned Texts)
http://history.hanover.edu/project.html

The Avalon Project at Yale University
(A Collection of Treaties, Legal Documents, and Other Sources)
http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/avalon.htm

History on Public Television
http://www.pbs.org/history/

The Marx/Engels Archive
http://www.marx.org/

Index of Resources for History
http://history.cc.ukans.edu/history/index.html

The History of France (Web Resources)
http://h-net2.msu.edu/~france/history.html

The History of France (Web Links)
http://www.georgetown.edu/faculty/schneidz/web.html

German History (Web Resources)
http://h-net2.msu.edu/~german/

Guides to Art and Architecture

The National Gallery of Art (Washington, DC)
http://www.nga.gov/home.htm

The Collection of the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg (Russia)
http://www.hermitagemuseum.org/html_En/index.html

Art History Links Pages
http://www.umich.edu/~hartspc/histart/mother/

Art History with Pippin Michelli
http://www.ariadne.org/studio/michelli/

Art History Resources on the Web
http://witcombe.sbc.edu/ARTHLinks.html

Arts and the Humanities on the World Wide Web (Prentice-Hall)
http://www.prenhallart.com/

A Guide to Amiens Cathedral
http://www.learn.columbia.edu/Mcahweb/Amiens.html

The Bayeux Tapestry
http://blah.bsuvc.bsu.edu/bt
http://alethea.ukc.ac.uk/SU/Societies/deBec/Tapestry/intro

The Art Museums of San Francisco
http://www.thinker.org/index.shtml

Gateway to Art History (Keyed to Gardner's Art Through the Ages)
http://www.harbrace.com/art/gardner/

Images of  Medieval Art and Architecture
http://www1.pitt.edu/~medart/index.html

Visual Tours of the Kremlin in Moscow and the Cities of the Golden Ring
http://www.moscow-guide.ru/Culture/index.htm

The Christian Catacombs of Ancient Rome
http://www.catacombe.roma.it/index.html

Castles on the Web
http://www.castlesontheweb.com/

Les Tres Riches Heures du Duc de Berry (Medieval French Manuscript)
http://humanities.uchicago.edu/images/heures/heures.html

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre (Jerusalem)
http://198.62.75.1/www1/jhs/TSspmain.html

Images of the Italian Renaissance
http://ps.theatre.tulane.edu/lester/text/Renaissance/Italian.Renaissance/Italian.Renaissance.html

The Web Gallery of Art (European Paintings, 1200-1700)
http://gallery.euroweb.hu/index.html

The Vincent Van Gogh Gallery
http://www.vangoghgallery.com/

Guides to World Religions

The Cistercians (Monastic Order)
http://www.osb.org/osb/cist/index.html

The Ecole Initiative (A Hypertext Encyclopedia of the Early Christian Church)
http://cedar.evansville.edu/~ecoleweb/

Exploring Five World Religions (Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam)
http://august.uwyo.edu/religionet/er/

Internet Islamic History Sourcebook
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/islam/islamsbook.html

Internet  Jewish History Sourcebook
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/jewish/jewishsbook.html

The History and Culture of European Cities

Roma Antiqua (Great Images; Text in German)
http://www.cellarius.de/

The Rome Project
http://www.dalton.org/groups/rome/

Paris at the Time of Philippe Auguste (13th century)
http://www.philippe-auguste.com/uk/

Florence and Tuscany
http://es.rice.edu/ES/humsoc/Galileo/Student_Work/Florence96/
http://www.arca.net/tourism/florence/arts.htm

Bruges
http://www.xs4all.be/~pecosman/bruges.html

The Ancient World (to the Fall of the Roman Empire)

Internet Ancient History Sourcebook
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/ancient/asbook.html

Classics and Mediterranean Archaeology
http://rome.classics.lsa.umich.edu/

The Rome Project
http://www.dalton.org/groups/rome/

Medieval Europe (ca. 500-1500)

The Medieval Source Book
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/sbook.html

Early Modern Europe (ca. 1400-1789)

Internet Modern History Source Book
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook.html

Christus Rex (Images of the Sistine Chapel)
http://www.christusrex.org/

Modern Europe (1789-1914)

Internet Modern History Source Book
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook.html

The Victorian Web Overview
http://www.stg.brown.edu/projects/hypertext/landow/victorian/victov.html

The Battle of Waterloo
http://www.braine-lalleud.com/waterloo/en/histor.html

The Encyclopedia of the Revolution of 1848
http://www.cats.ohiou.edu/~Chastain/index.htm

Contemporary Europe (1914-Present)

Sources for Twentieth-century Europe
http://www.uncp.edu/home/rwb/hst332_w.htm

Internet Modern History Source Book
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook.html

The Great War Society, 1914-1918
http://www.mcs.net/~mikei/tgws/

The Great War
http://www.pitt.edu/~pugachev/greatwar/ww1.html

Art of the First World War
http://www.art-ww1.com/gb/visite.html

The German Armed Forces in World War II
http://www.uwm.edu/~jpipes/start.html

The World War II Website Association
http://www.85.cyberhost.net/wsa1/ww2wa/index.html

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
http://www.ushmm.org/index.html

The Cuban Missile Crisis
http://hyperion.advanced.org/11046/days/public.html



This Page is Maintained by Robert W. Brown

Last update:  03.X.2000

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