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  • World History International: World History Essays From Prehistory To The Present
    for the keyword you typed in to the search field within All text Title Keywords Descriptions File name using All words Any words Exact phrase You may also use the Complete Table Of Contents option to the left to locate essays and articles Sigmund Freud said The first human being who hurled an insult instead of a rock was the true founder of civilization This is so because civilization is a triumph of mind over matter of reason over instinct and of the distinctly human over mankind s animal nature These are what have made possible civilization as well as culture its constant and necessary companion A thorough understanding of what civilization and culture are requires a knowledge of all the qualities that make up human nature and a full understanding of world history and all historical developments To be truly world history an account of the past must not only retell what happened but must also relate events and people to each other It must inquire into causes and effects It must try to discern falsehood in the old records such as attempts of kings to make themselves look better than they really were It must also present the evidence on which its findings are based This world history site contains a collection of world history related essays documents maps music and video outlining human history and progress from the Neolithic era to the present including the history of the ancient world Africa Europe Asia India the Middle East Australia and the Americas There is a section containing historical documents such as the Magna Carta and the American Declaration of Independence and as science philosophy and religion have played major roles in the accent of humankind and the development of civilization we have included sections relating to world religions

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  • World History International: Main Contents Page
    War Spanish Influenza The Top Ten Presidents U S Government U S History of Vietnam War World War I World War II Africa Australia and T he Sea Islands Africa Age of the Slave Trade Africa Discover Of Diamonds Africa Native Cultures In Sub Sahara Africa Africa The Spread Of Civilizations Africa The Spread Of People Through Africa African Diaspora Australia And The Sea Islands Boer War Cannery Islands Discovery And The Slave Trade Livingston s Discoveries In Africa Mamelukes Usurp Power In Egypt New Zealand Ancient World Agriculture Agrarian Revolution Akkadians Amorites Assyrians Babylonia Canaanites Carthage Catal Huyuk Chaldeans Cities Birth of Civilization The Dawn of Civilizations The Earliest Civilization An Overview Civilizations The Rise Of Cuneiform Druids Egypt Egypt and Mesopotamia Compared Elamites Etruscans Greece Guti Hebrews Hittites Hurrians Hyksos India s First Empire Indus Valley Jericho Judaism Kassites Kush and the Eastern Mediterranian Lombards Lydians Mauritania Mesopotamia Mesopotamia Timeline Nomadic Life Parthians Persians Phoenicians Pontus Rome Scythians Seven Wonders Sumeria Anthropology and Archaeology Anthropology Archeology Human Origins Neolithic Causes of Civilization Neolithic Revolution Neolithic Transition Paleolithic An Overview Paleolithic Hunters Gatherers Paleolithic Origins of Humankind The Stone Age Art s and Architecture Architecture Art I Art II Art History Bach Baroque Era Cave Art Comedy The Advent of Modern Comedy Dancing In The Middle Ages Dante Devine Comedy First Novel Goethe Gothic Art and Architecture Mythology Tragedy Origins of Asia and the Middle East Asia s First Civilizations Asia s First Civilizations Legacy Of Boxer wars Byzantine Empire Causes of Civilization in the Middle East China China The Beginnings Of Chinese Spread Of Civilization To Japan Chinese Revolution and Mao China Japan War European Empire In The Mid East Crusader States Huns Huns and their Western Migration India A History of Islam Japan Conquered To World Power Japan Emergence Of Japan Opening Of Japan Repels The Tartars Mongols Moorish Power Decline Of Ottoman Empire Rise of Civilization in the Middle East Saracens South East Asia Turks In Europe Civilization Alexandria Library Of Founded Aristotle And Communism Civilization Civilization Causes of Civilization Drawbacks and Limits Civilization End of The Early Period Civilization Rise of in the Middle East Civilization Women In Patriarchal Societies Constitutional Government The Emergence of Education History of Egypt and Mesopotamia Compared Geography s Effect On History Government Functions of Government Nature of Government Object of Government Origins of Government Origins of Part Two History Making Sense of Philosophy Studying Primary Sources Warfare Writing Europe Absolutism Absolutism As A System Absolutism Case Against Austro Prussian War Barbarian West Baroque Era Black Death Beginning of the Cold War Bourbons Byzantine Empire Catherine The Great Celts Charlemagne Chivalry Growth and Decadence of Cold War Crimean War Crusades Druids Eastern Europe Economy And Society In The Postclassical Centuries Emergence Of Europe After Rome England England s Mad Parliament Enlightenment Age of European Empire in The Mid East European History An Overview Europe s Scientific Superiority Expansion Beginnings of Feudalism An Overview Feudalism s Rise and Spread France Early

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  • World History International: Dictionary Page
    Mesopotamia This system did not use an alphabet instead it used pictographs which are symbols representing familiar objects This type of writing was called cuneiform or wedge shaped writing Egyptians used hieroglyphics also a pictograph system The use of an alphabet probably originated among the Phoenicians sometime between 1700 and 1500 BC This Semitic writing had only consonants the ancient Greeks later came up with the idea of vowels The Chinese writing system also very ancient maintained its pictograph character instead of developing an alphabet The history and prehistory of writing are as long as the history of civilization itself Indeed the development of communication by writing was a basic step in the advance of civilization Yet writing is little more than 5 000 years old The oldest writings that have come down to the present day are inscriptions on clay tablets made by the Sumerians in about 3100 BC The Sumerians lived in Mesopotamia between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers The Egyptians in the Nile River valley developed writing about 100 to 200 years later Writing is sometimes spoken of as humankind s greatest invention It was developed by many people in many places and over a long period

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  • World History International: FAQ's
    in Alphabetical Order Without Regard To Geographical Region And Or Time Period However Related Biographies Maps Music and Speeches Are Located Under the Main Topic To Which They Belong For Instance Abraham Lincoln Will Be Found Under the American Civil War Listing There are two pages associated with the Alphabetical pages Try Using The Search Feature Click Here To Search For A Topic The Search Feature Is Designed To Search All Text On All Pages Looking For The Keyword You Typed In To The Search Field Speeches Music And Other Audio Files May Be Found On The Audio Page which Also Has A Feature That Will Allow You To Look For Audio Files Great Speeches HOW DO I SEARCH FOR A TOPIC Go to the Main Page at Here and select Site Search or select Site Search By default the search engine tries to locate pages which have exact matches for all of the words entered in your search query If that fails it then tries to locate pages which contain any words in your search query If that happens a short message is displayed at the top of the search results indicating this has been done WHO AND WHAT IS HISTORY WORLD INTERNATIONAL History World International founded and run by current and former university professors from around the globe and under the direction of Doctor Robert A Guisepi historian and author is a collection of history related essays maps historical documents speeches and music Some material has been written by our staff while others are either in the public domain or re printed by permission This site is updated at least monthly but more generally once a week History World International was founded January 2000 covers over 300 individual historical topics and contains more than 3000 pages History World International receives approximately 1 000 000 hits per month from all over the world and is listed as a major resource for major universities colleges high schools middle schools and grade schools The site has been quoted by USA Today CBC and PBS who have also referred their visitors to The World History Project to learn about historical events and people The primary sources used are Ancient Times From Stone To Steel By Robert A Guisepi PhD International Civilization Press 2004 Modern Times From Alchemy To Atoms By Robert A Guisepi PhD International Civilization Press 2005 and Ancient Voices A History of the Mesopotamian World By Robert A Guisepi PhD International Civilization Press 1994 Source Material Used Most essays have the author listed on the page Some of the sources consulted were primary historical documents The American Library of Congress The Story of Civilization by Will and Ariel Durant Plutarch s Lives The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Paul Kennedy The Splendor That Was Egypt by Margaret Murray Barbarians Within The Gates of Rome By Burns On The Origins of War by Donald Kagan The Twelve Caesars by Michael Grant Roman Myths by Michael grant Adolf Hitler by

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  • World History International: E-Books
    Josephus The Antiquities J Macaffery A History Of The Catholic Church Part One A History Of The Catholic Church Part Two Louise Muhlbach Napoleon And Bulcher Louisa Of Prussia Francis Parkman Civilization Of The Renaissance N W Stephenson Lincoln And The Union The Day Of The Confederacy B Weale The Fight For The Republic In China William Wood Captains Of The American Civil War George Wrong Washington And His Comrades In Arms Zipped Text Files The following files have been compressed Zipped in order to save space and download time You will need a program such as WinZip or other unzipping program to decompress these files A free program may be downloaded here Julius Caesar Caesar s Civil War C aesar Gallic Wars Tacitus Tacitus The Annals Tacitus The Histories William Sherman Memoirs of W T Sherman The TK READER is required to view the following books Louisa May Alcott Little Women Jane Austin Pride and the Prejudice Sense and Sensibility Amelia Barr Remember The Alamo Emily Bronte Wuthering Heights Charles Darwin The Origin Of Species Charles Dickens Great Expectations David Copperfield Oliver Twist Daniel Defoe Robinson Caruso Alexandre Dumas The Count Of Monte Cristo F Scott Fitzgerald The Great Gatsby Adolf Hitler Mien Kampf Jack London Call Of The Wild George Orwell 1984 Animal Farm Bram Stoker Dracula Mark Twain Huckleberry Finn Tom Sawyer PDF Files Adobe Reader Required Bacon Francis Various Writings Bailey Cyril The Religions Of Rome Beard Charles and Mary History Of The United States Beesley A H Gracchi Sulla and Marius Budge E A The Literature Of The Ancient Egyptians Cato The Elder Roman Farm Management Catullus Poems And Fragments Da Vinci Leonardo Note By Leonardo Dio Cassius Cassius Dio s Rome Vol One Vol Two Vol Three Vol Four Vol Five Vol Six Doyle

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  • World History International: History Quiz Page
    Music Oh human race born to fly upward Wherefore at but a little wind does thou so easily fall Dante History Quizzes Return To Home Page Care to test your historical knowledge Select a time period from the list below

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  • World History International: On This Day In History
    to fly upward Wherefore at but a little wind does thou so easily fall Dante This Day In History Return To H Return To Home Page Read What Happened On This Day In History Or Select A Month And See

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