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HIST 602G Research Seminar: European Politics & War: Free Databases

HIST 602G Research Seminar: European Politics & War

Free Databases

Free Databases
Celebration of 350 Years Anniversary of Peace of Westphalia (University of Muenster (Germany) site commemorating the 350th anniversary of the 30 Years War's conclusion. Most material in German.)
Cold War International History Project (This Woodrow Wilson International Institute for Scholars project provides access to Cold War documentary resources from Western & Soviet bloc countries.)
Eurodocs: Online Sources for European History (Brigham Young University Library resource featuring links to European historical documents arranged by country and covering a variety of time periods.)
Europeana (European Union funded resource of two million digital items including images, sound, text, and videos.)
Historical Maps of the Balkans (Courtesy-Perry-Castaneda LIbrary Map Collection-University of Texas-Austin.)
Internet Modern History Sourcebook: Russian Revolution (Fordham University resource featuring documentary resources.)
Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution (George Mason University website on this epochal event.)
Parallel History Project (Swiss initiative featuring collections of NATO and Warsaws Pact military intelligence documents. Many in languages besides English.)
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty U.S. Government chartered organization broadcasting news and information to former Soviet bloc countries. Website features extensive news reports and analysis.
Thucydides Trap-Harvard University study seeking to determine if war between China in the U.S. is inevitable based upon 16 studies of competition between rising and status quo powers.  The Case File section of this resource includes seven rivalries from early Modern European History.