High School History and Literature Series Supporting Links for Early Modern World

Supporting Links are provided as a starting place for internet research. Use of links is optional and up to the discretion of the course facilitator, but are intended to broaden research or increase options when print materials are unavailable. Keep in mind that these sites are not hosted by or affiliated with Creek Edge Press. Use discretion when opening links and let us know if you find any that are broken or misdirecting

Year Three General Links

History: 

Encyclopedia Britannica  This site is worth your time and purchase. Use the search function to explore each week’s topic, find historical articles, primary sources, and links to further study. Be sure your search is within the Scholar section.

National Geographic

Presidents of the United States

Literature: 

Literature

Authors

Week One:
History
Elizabethan

Elizabethan Music

Literature
Sonnets

Shakespeare

Week Two:

Elizabethan

Week Three:

Peace of Westphalia

Week Four:

John Bunyan

Week Five:

Explore documents here

Rape of the Lock

Week Six:

Explore documents on the Quing Emperors 

Donne

Dryden

Week Seven:

Fine Arts 

Documents

Literature

Week Eight:
Government documents

Week Nine:
English Civil War

Documentary 

Week 10:
Primary source documents

Primary source documents

Spirituals

Week 11:

Versailles

Faust

Week 12:
Fine Arts

Ivan

Peter the Great

Week 13:
Treaty of Paris

Jane Austen

Week 14:

South Seas Voyages

Historical Maps

Cultural Atlases

Indigenous

Week 15:
Scientific Revolution 

Philosophy

Leibniz

Week 16:
Baron de Montesquieu, The Spirit of Laws

John Locke – Two Treatises of Government

Philosophy

Bronte

Week 17:

The Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson

Common Sense, Thomas Paine

Locke 

Week 18:
Hume

Articles of Confederation

Constitution of the United States

Alien and Sedition Acts

Week 19:

Declaration of the Rights of Man

Philosophy

The French Revolution 

Thoreau

Week 20:

Pascal

Cotton Gin

Industrial Revolution Primary Sources

Emerson

Week 21:
Napoleonic Code

Charles Dickens

Week 22:

Missouri Compromise 

Monroe Doctrine

Marshall Court 

Week 23:
Kant 

Week 24:
Colonial Africa

Week 25:
British Empire

Week 26:

Week 27:
Dawes Act

Trail of Tears

Week 28:
Slavery Abolition Act 1833

Fugitive Slave Act of 1850

Fichte

Week 29:
http://www.waltwhitman.org/

Wk. 30:

Home Rule

Charles Darwin 

Hardy

Wk. 31:
Secession and the Confederacy
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/csapage.asp
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/19th_century/csa_csa.asp

Music: Civil War Music of the North and South

Primary Sources Lincoln

Primary Sources Civil War

Wk. 32:

Emancipation Proclamation  *Be sure to note additional resources at the bottom of the page.

Appomattox

Hawthorne

Wk. 33:

Plessy v. Ferguson

Mark Twain

Wk. 34:

72 Resolutions

British North America Act

Lucy M. Montgomery 

Emily Dickinson

Robert Burns

Wk. 35:

Captains of Industry

Industrial Age

Wk. 36:

Gilded Age

Belle Epoque

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