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SEARCH DESTINY




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World History in Context
American History
Daily Life in History
World at War: Conflicts and Society
Modern Era
WWII Interactive Maps
Modern World History Online

World Geography (There's actually quite a bit on WW II here--including some POV articles)

Bloom's Literary Reference Online
World of Poetry

AP Images
Britannica Image Quest


ProQuest Journals
Search thousands of popular media and scholarly journals

Online Newspapers (NY Times, LA TImes, WSJ, Washington Post, Christian Science Monitor)




WW II: GENERAL


Encyclopedia of WWII
Everything WW II
WWII Websites (collection)
BBC: WWII
Open Library: WWII
WW2History
The World at War
Americans At War (interactive)
BBC: On This Day (WWII)
All World Wars
Leaders
The War in Europe
The War in the Pacific
The Eastern Front
Second World War History
WWII (The Harvard Course)
War Begins: Online Texbook (US)
History Channel: WW II

PsyWar.org: Great collection of propaganda, searchable by conflict.

IMAGES


WW II in Photos
WWII Photos
Nazi/Deutschland
WWII Photo Essay
WWII: Vintage photos on Flickr (email for permission)
Fold3 WWII Collection (Free to join)


COPYRIGHT FRIENDLY SOURCES
AP Images
World Digital Library

LOC: WW II
UK National Archives: WWII
US National Archives: WWII
NYPL Digital Archives
Creative Commons Search
Public Domain Review (wablib1/wablib1)
Internet Archives
FedFlix (US Gov./Public Domain)
Rutgers Oral History Archives
FDR Presidential Library
Churchill Archive
WWII Multimedia Database
WWII Document Archive

TOPICS


Focus On: Explores topics from Battle
of the Bulge to Women at War

Armies of WWII
Generals and the Military
WWII Air and Sea
Technology of WW II
Science and Tech of WW II
Generals of WW II

Rosie the Riveter: Women in WWII
Women at War
Women in WWI(UK)
Female Pilots
Women on the Front
What Did You Do In The War, Grandma?
Women on the Home Front (links)


Espionage
How the Camera Became a Weapon
Tuskegee Airmen
The Human Machinery of War
Total War

Neutrality in Europe During WWII (opinion)

NAZI GERMANY


Hitler News (Collection of articles)
German Propaganda Archive
Nazi Collaboration Posters
Nazi Eugenics
Nazi Germany and WW II
Weimar Germany and the Rise of the Nazis
Understanding the People's Participation in the Third Reich
Nazi Cinema: Fantasy in the Third Reich
Hitler Youth
Fall of Berlin

SPECIFIC COUNTRIES



Finland's War of Choice (Google Book)
Siege of Leningrad
Siege of Leningrad (photo essay)
Battle for Stalingrad
PBS: Battle for Moscow
Netherlands under Nazi Occupation

Fall of France

Russian Propaganda (you'll need to sift through for appropriate dates.

Russian WW II propaganda (scroll about halfway down; Chinese and Japanese lower down.)

Finnish Political Cartoon
Finnish WW II propaganda

Nordic propaganda (Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway)

Poland in WWII (Collection of links)

Canada in WW II: (collection of links)

PRIMARY SOURCES


International Institute of Social History
Recollections of WWII
Sound and image files
Digital History
WWII Documents
WWII Posters (U.S.)
War, Propaganda and Media
Media and War
WW II Propaganda, Video, Images and Art
WWI Posters
War/Anti-War Films
WWI/II Poster Collection
WWII: Diaries and Journals
Dr. Seuss Goes to War
The Political Dr. Seuss
Documents of WW II (by year)
Oral Histories
WWII Museum : Oral Histories
Nuremberg Trials
BBC: WW II,The People's War
HOLOCAUST

Holocaust Encyclopedia
Hitler and the Holocaust
Holocaust
Official Anne Frank channel on YouTube
Anne Frank: The Education Controversy
Anne Frank Museum (Resources)
Otto Frank Interview
Miep Gies: Remembering Anne
NATIONAL ARCHIVES

Japan Center for Asian Historical Records
National Archives (UK)
National Archives (AU)
Film and Sound Archive (AU)
National Archives US
Archives de France
Federal Archives (Germany)
Russian Archives Online
List of National Archives

INTERACTIVES


Inside WWII
Battle of the Atlantic
Fall of France
Battle of the Bulge
North Africa Campaign
Battle El Alamein

WW II Animated: Europe
WWII Animated: The Pacific
Sci-Tech of WWII
Britain: The HomeFront

WW II

COPYRIGHT


Copyright and Schools
Remix Culture: Copyright and Fair Use


WWII / CHINA
China Defensive
History Channel: WWII and China
China/Burma/India: WW II's Forgotten Theatre
Rape of Nanking
Nanking Massacre
KOREA

History of Korea, Part II (podcast)
Korean Studies (search through--there are several guides, some on the occupation, including primary sources)
Korea Under Japanese Rule
Standards of Living in Colonial Korea
Under the Black Umbrella: Voices from Colonial Korea (Google Books)
Korean Comfort Women
Korean Forced Labor
Hashima, the Ghost Island
DUTCH EAST INDIES

DEI: Pacific Theatre
Aerial Defense
MAP: SE Asia '41-'42
D-DAY
US Army in WWII
D-Day
Planning D-Day
D-Day Overview
Strategic Landings: Normandy

D-Day Index

Animated Map
JAPAN

Hiroshima/Nagasaki
Bataan Death March
Japan: The Road to WWII

Battle of Singapore
Invasion of Malaya and Singapore
Battle for Australia

Deep Black Lies: Unit 731
Telegraph: Human Bones and 731
The History of Biological Warfare
Unit 731
Australia's War! Fantastic site from the Australian govt.
Australia and El Alamein
Siege of Tobruk
Australia, WW II (Great collection of links)
Australians at War
Australians and WW II



MEDIA

German Propaganda



US PROPAGANDA



RUSSIAN PROPAGANDA



World War II...in 13 minutes!





Japanese Occupation of Korea