Trace the development of the United States, from colonial times to the present day.
Links to general world history. For specific periods, see below.
Discover more about Ancient China, India, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Israel, and much more.
The Middle Ages were a
time of great unrest and great
Renaissance was a time of rebirth. Europeans experienced a
reawakening of interest in the classics--government,
literature, art, and thought. It was a time of
experimentation. It was a time of religious upheaval. And it
was a time of war.
history of the world is filled with explorers and the
voyages or expeditions they took. Find out about some of
1900s brought great progress to the United States. At the
beginning of the century, automobiles were being tested. At
the end of the 1990s, a space station was being built.
help us understand history. They also tell us what happened
when and how much time went by between events. These sites
give you example of timelines and help you understand how to
make one and why they are important.