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and select "Complete
Essay List A - Z".
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Alphabetical listings Page.
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Topics on the
Essay List A - Z".
are divided into 11 geographical and/or time period
groupings and are listed in alphabetical order beginning
with the Ancient World and ending with World Religions
individuals may be found on the page that best
represents the era in which they lived. For example,
Abraham Lincoln will be found on the American Civil War
Page and Hannibal on the Ancient Rome Page.
You may also want to try finding a topic using the
Alphabetical listings page.
Topics Are Listed in Alphabetical Order
Without Regard To Geographical Region
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.
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Audio Files May Be Found On The Audio Page which Also
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By default the search engine tries to locate pages which
have exact matches for all of the words entered in your
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AND WHAT IS HISTORY WORLD INTERNATIONAL?
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is a collection of history related essays, maps, historical
documents, speeches and music.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 John
Toland "Carthage, A History" by Serge Lancel, "The Civil
War" by Shelby Foote, "The American Civil War" by Bruce
Caton "The Greek Way" and "The Roman Way" by Edith Hamilton,
"Lucy" by Donald Johanson, "A History of The Ostrogoths" by
Thomas Burns, "Thomas Jefferson" by Fawn Brodie, "Theories
of History" Edited by Patrick Gardiner, "The Oxford
Companion to World War Two", Thorkild Jacobsen: The Sumerian
Kinglist; "Mesopotamia" (Cosmogony/Cosmology) Robert A.
Guisepi, historian, editor, author, consultant and primary
contributor to this site as well as several other web sites.
HISTORY WORLD INTERNATIONAL DO ANY RESEARCH FOR ME?
NO! We will help you navigate
this site and find information on this site but we will
never do any special research for you or your home work.
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