A global guide to the first world war - interactive documentary
Ten historians from 10 countries give a brief history of the first world war through a global lens. Using original news reports, interactive maps and rarely seen footage, including extraordinary shots of troops crossing Mesopotamia on camels and Italians fighting high up in the Alps, the half hour film explores the war and its effect from many different perspectives. Watch the documentary in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Arabic or Hindi.
The War of 1812 in the Collections of the Lilly Library | Introduction
This web site provides an overview of the War of 1812, outlining the major military conflicts as well as the principle causes and outcomes of the war. It provides access to a variety of materials related to the war, including fully digitized books, broadsides, prints, maps, correspondence, log books, legal documents, diaries, speeches, letter copybooks, orderly books, and receipts. The web site is a production of the Indiana University Libraries, Bloomington, and was developed by the Indiana…