Chapter 4 Web links

The US rise to world power 1776-1945

This is an excellent compilation of web sources on American history from the Civil War to present.

Japan Focus, published several times a week, collects analysis from publications across the world on Japan, Asia, and the US-Japanese relationships since the mid-19th-century.

Stratfor is a subscription-only service which offers daily analysis of contemporary crises and developments, often with important historical backgrounds to provide the proper context for the event.

This is a good source on the Great Depression and its effects on the US, with additional links to further information on the Great Depression.