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American History

This reference material covers biographies, events and movements throughout American history.

Canadian Encyclopedia

Your best source of info on Canadian topics. Use the search box to find in-depth articles from the Canadian Encyclopedia, Maclean's Magazine, Canadian Encyclopedia of Music, and TV and radio spots such as Historica Minutes.

Canadian Timeline

Search for great events in Canadian history in this timeline. To find out what happened on your birthday, select the month and day of your birth.

Dictionary of Canadian Biography

Discover the people important to Canada whose death occurred between 1000 and 1930.

Early Civilizations

Read about the people, clothing, food, culture, crafts, and history of Ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome, and China.

Early Explorers

Investigate the journeys of New World explorers such as Magellan, Drake, Pizarro and Cortes.

European History

Research historical periods including the Middle Ages, Renaissance and Reformation, Enlightenment, and the Industrial Revolution.

The 20th Century

Look here for the fads and fashions of each decade in the 20th century.

World History

Uncover the past from ancient times to today in these online encyclopedias.