Gale in Context: World History

Gale in Context: World History

Gale in Context: World History reaches back to the ancient world — and forward to today’s headlines — to deliver a chronicle of the people, cultures, events, and societies that formed the history of the human race. A range of topics such as Aztecs, Industrial Revolution, Silk Road, the Buddha, Space Race, and more provide a […]

Gale in Context: U.S. History

Gale in Context: U.S. History

Gale in Context: U.S. History is an engaging experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events, and topics in U.S. history. This comprehensive, contextual, media-rich collection empowers learners to develop information literacy and critical thinking skills. Topics range from the arrival of Vikings in North America to the first stirrings of […]

Gale Archives Unbound

Gale Archives Unbound & Primary Sources

Gale Archives Unbound addresses students’ and scholars’ needs to see primary, unpublished archival documents. There is no better way to study the past than through consultation of primary source documents. Archives Unbound presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students and the high school and college […]

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