WebBooks for History Courses 

Dr. Charlie McAllister

 

"The past is never dead. It's not even past." -- William Faulkner (1950)

 

"Respecting him less, Thou would'st have asked less of him." -- Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Brothers Karamazov (1879-80)

 

 


 

CORE: Core -- Key resources for all courses

 

American History, I: I: Liberty and II: Freedom

 

Americas: 'murica -- Valuable links for studying real history

 

Ancient Eastern World: I: India/China and II: China/Japan

 

Ancient Greece: I: The Odyssey and II: The Peloponnesian War

 

Ancient Rome: I: Republic, II: Augustus, and III: Empire

 

Africa in World History: I: Foundations and II: Independence 

 

Becoming Italian: Becoming Italian: Film and Culture after WWII

 

Britain: I: Reformations, II: Revolutions, and III: Resolutions

 

Contemporary World: I: Global Wars and II: Brave New Worlds

 

Courses: Courses -- Forty-nine courses taught across a dozen Liberal Arts areas, and other activities

 

Dante and Friends: I: Inferno, II: Purgatorio, III: Paradiso, IV: Friends, and V: Dante the Poet

 

Emerging Western World: I: Athens and II: Florence 

 

First Year Seminar: I: McFrosh and II: McArt

 

The Great War (1914-18): I: Mud and II: Memory

 

Historiography: Historiography

 

Let's Talk About It

Mapping History: Online maps for the World

 

Math, Art, and Culture: MAC

 

Modern Western World: I: Revolutions and II: Rights

 

Mythology and Fine Arts: I: Divinities and II: Legends

 

Political Theory

Reformation: Reformation

 

Renaissance: I: 14C Italy, II: 15C Flanders and Florence, III: 16C Italy, and IV: 16C Northern Europe

 

Travels: Domestic and Foreign

 

War and Peace: War and Peace

 

World Religions in Art: World Religions in Art

 

World War: World War II (1939-45)