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History of the Modern Era
This site has lots of great articles about the events of modern America. If you need to study something in the past 50 years, check out this site first.
World War II Remembered
From 1941 to 1945 the United States was a part of a World War that changed everything – the way we lived, worked and cooperated with other countries. During the war, the Nazis
Encyclopedia of WW II
Read articles and see pictures of WW II, including the men, timelines and events of this important era. If you have an assignment on World War II, this is the place to start.
Martin Luther King, Jr. & Civil Rights
If you are just starting to learn about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Civil Rights this is a great place to start. You can get an overview of the Civil Rights movement, the important events that happened then and the biography of Dr. King, and some of his more important speeches.