Sunday, September 30, 2012

SOTW 3, Chapter 17 - Russia Looks West

Peter the Great's City
from Museum Secrets 

SOTW 3, Chapter 16 - The West

Isaac Newton and a Scientific Revolution
from the History Channel

John Locke Biography
The Cloud Biography

 Harvesting Knowledge: Jethro Tull
from America's Heartland

SOTW 3, Chapter 15 - A New World in Conflict

King Philip's War - The History & Legacy of America's Forgotten Conflict
from TMW Media 

The End of the Iroquois
from Quebec History - A Nation History

William Penn and the Quakers

Friday, September 7, 2012

SOTW 3, Chapter 4 - Searching for the Northwest Passage

Quebec History, Part 2
A segment from the documentary, Canada:  A People's History.  

Manhattan:  What Henry Hudson Saw in 1609
from National Geographic

Henry (Hudson), How Ya Gonna Find a Way?
Sometimes you just stumble on something fun.  Sing along!

Dutch New York with Historian Barry Lewis
from Thirteen:  New York Public Media
This is a promotional video for a one-hour long documentary.  The documentary is worth your time if you have it!  Go directly to this link to find the full video.  If you don't have time, the promo video under is short, but still includes some good information.

SOTW 3, Chapter 3 - James, King of Two Countries

History of the King James Bible
from Thomas Nelson Publishers

The Jamestown Colony
from MITEHippoCampus

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

SOTW 3, Chapter 2 - Protestant Rebellions

William the Silent

Scottish Kings and Queen Blue-Blooded Blues
from BBC's Horrible Histories

Mary, Queen of Scots
Parody of Jennifer Lopez's "Jenny from the Block" by the historyteachers

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