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    The 100 Best Chinese, Japanese and Korean History Books

    The 100 Best Chinese, Japanese and Korean History Books Hello, I created this list to assist in my own education. I'd really like to hear what books people think are missing and are "must reads". It's also helpful to know which titles that are on the list you think are really worthwhile...
  2. Imperia

    The ages of history

    The old age began with the inversion of writing, the Middle Ages began with the fall of Rome, the modern age with the fall of Constantinople and the contemporary age with the fall of the Bastille. I wonder how these events are so important to usher in new ages? What events besides these could...
  3. Blue

    Do most people think you're being political when you talk about history or current events?

    I noticed this with most people outside of this forum. I really don't like to talk politics. I'll talk about current events or history especially if I'm deeply concerned about a current event. The problem is when I express views that contradict the majority around me. People take me the wrong...
  4. ydq328

    sahel empire have the catapult and Fortress?

    Are there any famous examples of city defense/siege?
  5. History guy

    Career Guidance I have a idea

    Hello , for many years i am very interested by the historiography. All these events , battles , kings , intrigues and wars from the past fascinate me. So i had a idea to create a history YouTube channel ( like, " kings and generalse" or "Epic History") where , i wont to present the history...
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    Translate from Hungary language to English

    Hello, Is here anybody who know to translate 15 sentences from Hungary language to English language? Please, it is about history of small village in Slovakia. If you want to help me, please send me a message and I will send you my mail.
  8. Why History

    Where did Columbus learn Navigation?

    Where did Columbus learn navigation and Atlantic sail. Help me please Thanks
  9. ElectorAlexander

    History of Africa before 1879

    Before 1879, most of the interior and hinterland of the African continent was made up of states and kingdoms that enjoyed self government, sovereignty and limited independence from influence of the colonial might and their imperialist ambitions. Apart from a few territories, the coastal areas...
  10. K

    History teacher in England

    Hi all, I'm a History teacher in England working on a youtube channel to encourage my students to enjoy History! My latest video is on the Scottish Reformation, but I have also covered the Cold War, Battle of Hastings, Norman Conquest and Dissolution of the Monasteries, all by visiting...
  11. M

    Diverse minority history in the national curriculum KS3

    How varied are the minority histories you teach? Do you feel that the curriculum is sufficiently diverse or not diverse enough? And how would you choose to see it change?
  12. vukan

    I would like to find a project partner

    Greetings friends, My name is Vukan. My family history is rich. Since my early childhood, my family taught me various things, among other things, the history and importance of personal honor and dignity. I was interested in history. I spent a lot of time spreading my knowledge. Today I am very...
  13. meliagrom

    Kill markings on ships

    Did any old wooden ships (roughly 17th/18th century) mark their kill with notches? Trying to figure out what these markings I discovered on a ship wreck are, it has six large ‘notches’ carved into it. (The notches are 5 across with 1 through)
  14. Historum

    History Homework Help

    History Homework Policy Historum offers support and assistance for anyone seeking help with their history homework assignment. Our objective is to guide students by providing sources of information and knowledge to enable them to succeed. When asking homework questions, you're required to show...
  15. Kookaburra Jack

    Dark Emu: Precolonial Australian native society - agricultural or hunter-gatherer?

    https://www.amazon.com/Dark-Emu-New-Bruce-Pascoe-ebook/dp/B07DWLW3RV ‘Dark Emu injects a profound authenticity into the conversation about how we Australians understand our continent ... [It is] essential reading for anyone who wants to understand what Australia once was, or what it might...
  16. E

    Hello there!

    I'm José Ricardo, I'm Brazilian and I'm native from Rio de Janeiro. I study major in Physics at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. I see History as a fascinant subject for me since child. I like all the subjects. The only subject that I'm not good is text production (in the part of essay)...
  17. CarlKush

    ANCIENT African History

    Hello, I`m Carl Kush, new here :) I thought I would kick things off by creating a new thread. I aim too collect (decent) sources on aaaancient African history, basically from the area of southernmost tip of Africa (Cape and Natal), which according to Herodotus was inhabited by the so-called...
  18. J

    Movie cut of the Evolution of Human Warfare

    Hi guys! I have been with historum for many years, and this is my first time posting! I am extremely devoted to the history of warfare, and having taken a few courses in uni on "The Greek Way of warfare", inspired me to make a few videos showing the timeline of human warfare through movies and...
  19. ThePrioryPodcast

    History of the Vikings Podcast

    Morning all, Only new here so forgive me if i'm posting in the wrong forum section... This post maybe of interest to those who have an interest in the History of the Vikings... I had the pleasure of interviewing Philip Parker, historian and author of the superbly detailed book, The Northmen's...
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    History Dictionaries | History Encyclopedias

    Having decided that my history studies will focus on Emerging-Modern America (~ 1890 - 1940), I have recently started compiling a collection of "better" USA history dictionaries / encyclopedias. Like all desktop references in the Internet Age, these books are usually older, cheap, bulky tomes in...