Forging the Modern World 2e

 

Video and Web Links

 

Introduction

Web Links

https://www.historians.org/about-aha-and-membership/aha-history-and-archives/historical-archives/why-study-history-(1985)

“Why Study History?” by William H. McNeill

 

https://courses.bowdoin.edu/writing-guides/

Reading, Writing and Researching for History by Patrick Rael, Professor of History at Bowdoin College (2004)

 

http://themacroscope.org

The Historian’s Macroscope: Big Digital History by S. Graham, I. Milligan, & S. Weingart (2013)

 

Chapter 1

Videos

http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x5ihwha

The Ottomans, Part 3 of the PBS series: “Islam Empire of Faith”, 2000

 

Web Links

http://penn.museum/silkroad/events_lectures.php

The University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology exhibit Secrets of the Silk Road in 2010-2011

 

Chapter 2

Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qra6pcn4AOE

“American Holocaust: The Destruction of America’s Native Peoples.” The 31st Annual Vanderbilt University Holocaust Lecture Series

 

Web Links

https://www.jstor.org/stable/3054276

J.R. McNeill offers a critique of Diamon’s work at “The World According to Jared Diamond” Jstor

 

http://liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/school-history-philosophy-and-religion/ideas-matter/1992-legacy-conquest-americas-greed-violence-and-debate-about-natural-rights

Papers from a panel on the role of Spanish imperial debates about conducting conquest and business in the New World at Oregon State University

 

Chapter 3

Videos

http://www.pbs.org/video/the-ming-ycdfou/

The Story of China, Episode 4: The Ming

 

https://portal.knme.org/video/the-last-empire-pkawy1/

The Story of China, Episode 5: The Qing

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fp77mcJKsIK

PBS – Martin Luther (Parts 1 & 2)

 

Web Links

https://www.pepysdiary.com/

“The Diary of Samuel Pepys”

 

http://www.learn.columbia.edu/nanxuntu/start.html

“Recording the Grandeur of the Qing: The Southern Inspection Tour Scrolls of the Kangxi and Qianlong Emperors”

 

Chapter 4

Web Links

https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/rijksstudio/timeline-dutch-history/1602-trade-with-the-east-voc

Rijksmuseum 2016 exhibit “Asia in Amsterdam: Luxury in the Golden Age”

 

https://www.apollo-magazine.com/how-asian-luxury-goods-found-their-way-into-dutch-golden-age-paintings/

Review of Rijksmuseum 2016 exhibit “Asia in Amsterdam: Luxury in the Golden Age”

 

http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/devilsminer/mountain.html

PBS – “The Devil’s Miners”

 

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2016/mar/21/story-of-cities-6-potosi-bolivia-peru-inca-first-city-capitalism

“Story of Cities #6: How Silver Turned Potosi into the ‘first city of capitalism.’” The Guardian, March 21, 2016

 

http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/units.html

“Early Global Commodities” Annenberg Foundation Bridging World History Unit 15

 

Chapter 5

Web Links

http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.php?id=13855

“Review of Carretta, Vincent, Equiano the African: Biography of a Self-Made Man” H-Atlantic, H-Net Reviews, November 2007

 

https://www.gutenberg.org/files/15399/15399-h/15399-h.htm

“Olaudah Equiano: African or American?” in 1650-1850: Ideas, Aesthetics, and Inquiries in the Early Modern Era

 

www.slavevoyages.org

Trans-Atlantic Slave Voyages Database

 

http://www.slavevoyages.org/documents/download/VoyagesGuide.pdf

“Understanding and Using the Online Database and Website”

 

Chapter 6

Videos

http://pbsinternational.org/programs/egalite-for-all/

Sujewa Ekanayake dir. “Ègalité for All: Toussant L’Overture and The Haitian Revolution” PBS International

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IOGVgQYX6SU

“Ègalité for All: Toussant L’Overture and The Haitian Revolution”

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=irb-cR3sTjM

Civilisation – “The Smile of Reason” Episode 10 – BBC series 1969

 

Web Links

https://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/connections/continental-congress/history.html

“Documents from the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention, 1774-1789” Library of Congress Collection

 

https://frda.standford.edu/en

Stanford University’s French Revolution Digital Archive

 

http://www.ottomanhistorypodcast.com/2015/12/tanzimat.html

“The Ottoman Tanzimat in Practice.” Ottoman History Podcast, Episode No. 215, December 5, 2015

 

Chapter 7

Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rr8pRVduqWQ

“150 years of humanitarian action: The Battle of Solferino” The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UY4zfJJDO7U

David Harvey lecture at The London School of Economics on a modern analysis of Marx’s theory as capitalism has evolved (to view this lecture with slides, https://youtu.be/0qmlxC3NAzY)

 

Web Links

http://www.victorian-era.org/victorian-era-child-labor.html

English child labor practices

 

http://www.victorian-era.org/working-conditions-in-the-victorian-era.html

Women’s labor issues

 

https://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/rise_fall_canton_01/index.html

“Rise and Fall of the Canton Trade System”

 

http://www.learner.org/courses/worldhistory/units.html

“Global Industrialization” Annenberg Foundation, Bridging World History Unit 19

 

Chapter 8

Web Links

https://libwww.freelibrary.org/digital/feature/centennial/

United States Centennial Exhibition Digital collection of the Philadelphia Free Library

 

https://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/throwing_off_asia_01/index.html

“Wood Block Prints of Domestic ‘Westernization’ (1868-1912)”

 

https://cla.umn.edu/ihrc/news-events/other/coolie-trade-19th-century

“Coolie Trade in the 19th Century”

 

https://www.bbc.com/education

BBC “Bitesize” Homepage

 

https://www.bbc.com/education/topics/zdjqtfr

Material on Germany in the 19th century

 

https://library.brown.edu/cds/paris

Paris: Capital of the 19th Century. Brown University Center for Digital Scholarship

 

Chapter 9

Web Links

https://ocw.mit.edu/ans7870/21f/21f.027/throwing_off_asia_02/index.html

“Woodblock Prints of the Sino-Japanese War”

 

https://www.audubon.org/magazine/may-june-2014/why-passenger-pigeon-went-extinct

Barry Yoeman, “Why the Passenger Pigeon Went Extinct.” Audubon Magazine

 

http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/ism/exhibitions/brutal-exposure/congo.aspx

“Brutal Exposure: The Congo”

 

Chapter 10

Web Links

https://www.loc.gov/collections/world-war-i-and-1920-election-recordings/about-this-collection/

“American Leaders Speak: Recording from World War I”

 

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/14/first-world-war-legacy-aftermath

“The shameful legacy of the ‘great war’” The Guardian

 

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/remembering-americas-official-artists-war-180952321

“This Riveting Art From the Front Lines of World War I Has Gone Largely Unseen for Decades” Smithsonian Magazine

 

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/uncovering-the-truth-behind-the-myth-of-pancho-villa-movie-star-110349996

“Uncovering the Truth Behind the Myth of Pancho Villa, Movie Star” Smithsonian Magazine

 

Chapter 11

Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HVCUsKkXq3Y

Triumph of the Will

 

Web Links

https://holodomor.ca/

Canadian Institute of Ukranian Studies at the University of Alberta

 

https://millercenter.org/the-presidency/presidential-speeches/june-27-1936-democratic-national-convention

Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s 1936 speech accepting the nomination of the party at the Democratic National Convention

 

http://allthatinteresting.com/soviet-propaganda-posters-ww2

“Vintage Soviet Propaganda Posters from the Era of Stalin and World War II”

 

Chapter 12

Videos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CgzSnZidGuU

Africa: States of Independence – the scramble for Africa. Al Jazeera, 2010

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7VBlBekw3Uk

Promises and Betrayals: Britain and the Holy Land (Israel and Palestinians) Timeline – World History Documentaries, 2017

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gC54k-lGYZs

The Vietnam War, Ken Burns and Lynn Novik

 

Web Links

https://exhibits.stanford.edu/1947-partition

“1947 Partition Archive” Stanford University

 

http://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/collection/188/china-and-the-korean-war

Woodrow Wilson Center, International History Declassified Digital Archive

 

http://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/collection/124/korean-war-origins-1945-1950

Woodrow Wilson Center, International History Declassified Digital Archive

 

http://digitalarchive.wilsoncenter.org/collection/50/korean-war-1950-1953

Woodrow Wilson Center, International History Declassified Digital Archive

 

http://www.imf.org/en/About/Factsheets/Sheets/2016/07/27/15/31/IMF-World-Bank

The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank

 

http://www.worldbank.org/en/about/history/the-world-bank-group-and-the-imf

History and a brief explanation of differences

 

Chapter 13

Videos

https://www.c-span.org/video/?10137-1/glasnost-perestroika

“Glasnost and Perestroika” C-Span

  

Web Links

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/joseph-nye/who-caused-the-end-of-the_b_350595.html

“Who Caused the End of the Cold War?” The Huffington Post

 

https://ourworldindata.org/grapher/world-pop-by-political-regime

“Number of world citizens living under different political regimes”

 

http://www.pewglobal.org/2017/10/16/globally-broad-support-for-representative-and-direct-democracy/

“Globally, Broad Support for Representative and Direct Democracy But many also endorse nondemocratic alternatives” by Richard Wike, Katie Simmons, Bruce Stokes and Janell Fetterolf

 

http://www.opec.org/opec_web/en/about_us/24.htm

“On the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries”