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http://www.absolutefacts.com/

A selection of stories about historic people and events.

http://www.timesearch.info/

A search tool devised by Bamber Gascoigne, combining timelines from his HistoryWorld with text and image search from Google or Wikipedia.

http://www.historywiz.com/

Source for history, original content, including multimedia exhibits, as well as links to other sites. Topics include world history, American history and current events.

http://www.zen.org/

A collection of links to articles on various history subjects from ancient history to modern times.

http://historyscoper.com/

Provides a way to view history by time period, event or person.

http://www.uwi.tt/

A community of scholars and students dedicated to the study and practice of history with emphasis on Caribbean, African, Asian and Latin American Studies.

http://www.rhonet.org/

A project to ensure the continuity and availability of Web sites related to Rhodesia. Information about domain and web services.

http://www.rhodesiana.com/

Memorabilia, articles, links

http://www.chirundu.com/

The place for homesick Africans, containing information, pictures and history of the country.

http://www.transoxiana.org/

Studies on Central Asian art, linguistics and archaeology in honour of Boris Marshak.

http://www.standin.se/

Detailed account of the defeat of Atilla the Hun at this decisive battle.

http://www.shinmiyangyo.org/

Dedicated to the first US military involvement in Korea in 1871. Stories and photographs about the action.

http://www.historyofbengal.com/

Chronicles the art, archaeology, history and culture of Chandraketugarh, near Calcutta, an important medieval site.

http://www.lalkar.org/

http://www.mkgandhi-sarvodaya.org/

Gandhi's life and work. An informative site, also a large collection of links to yet more information.

http://www.gandhi-manibhavan.org/

Learn about the memorial museum in Mumbai which housed Gandhi. Includes biography, letters, quotations, library, photographs, and artifacts.

http://whatwouldgandhido.net/

Gandhi quotations and links reflect his ideas about spirituality and non-violent action, as well as his deep commitment to individual liberty and the minimal state.

http://www.humsafar.info/

Biography of Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah, presented through speeches, audio, video, photographs and other documentation. Site is based in Copenhagen, Denmark.

http://www.distinguishedwomen.com/

Short account of the life of the Rani of Jhansi.

http://www.shipsofdiscovery.org/

In the course of his four voyages this explorer lost nine ships. Select a shipwreck and find more information about it.

http://www.wallblake.ai/

Built in 1787, it is the oldest and only surviving plantation house on Anguilla: one of the few plantation houses in the Caribbean where the entire complex of buildings have survived virtually intact.

http://www.morenofraginals.com/

His contributions to the study of Cuba, the history of sugar in this country, and the Caribbean region.

http://www.che-lives.com/

Documents, pictures, sound and video files, downloadables, and products.

http://www.pointebaptiste.com/

Provides a history of this business located in Dominica.

http://www.language-works.com/

Timeline of events.

http://thelouvertureproject.org/

Collaborative effort, including an open wiki, to collect and promote knowledge, analysis and understanding of the Haitian revolution of 1791–1804.

http://eleccionespuertorico.org/

Deep file of official election and plebiscite results, 1920-present.

http://www.jibaros.com/

Blend of history, contemporary news, wit, wisdom and humor viewed from the Puerto Rican Jíbaro lens.

http://www.valerosos.com/

The Borinqueneers. History of the Puerto Rican 65th Infantry Regiment, including casualty lists and Medal lists. News and photos from the Korean War.

http://www.nevis-nhcs.org/

Nonprofit organization created in 1980 to conserve the natural, cultural and historic fabric of the Island of Nevis.