History

The Importance of Studying Prior History

History is an important and essential part of society and individuals. Learning history is necessary and very difficult. It is necessary because the past is the only data we have from which to gather patterns of behavior whose endurance as features of human natures, presumably, make them relevant to our own times and problems (Garfinkle, 2001). If...
Nov 17, 2014 |

A History of Japanese Xenophobia

Japanese xenophobia should be understood properly prior to jumping to any reactive conclusions. Xenophobia is not really racism, although it can occasionally cross the line in Japan and both are occasionally evidenced. For Japanese society any xenophobia is more of a fear of the unknown and a fear of being overpowered by that which is unknown. In...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Society, History, Genealogy - Great Ancestry Research Sources On The Net

If families are the foundation of society, ancestry is the foundation of modern life. Many modern people want to better understand their history and the family that created them. Learning about your family and ancestry is great fun. People are frequently surprised at the interesting bits of genealogical gold they pick up along the way. You never...
Nov 17, 2014 |

Comann Eachdraidh Ionadail Phortrigh - Portree Local History Society

Promotes and supports the study of the history of Portree, its local area and surroundings, and the Isle of Skye in general; includes their meetings programme, and a collection of articles and links.
May 21, 2016 |

Maynard Historical Society

Promotes the need to remember the history of Maynard and history in general.
May 21, 2016 |

Mosman Historical Society

Community based historical society provides information on membership, meeting, location and contacts.
May 21, 2016 |

Retford Art Society

Provides membership information, society history and news of events.
May 21, 2016 |

History Net

Official website for many leading history magazines including World War II, wild west, and American history. 
Mar 2, 2016 |

Historvius

Discover the historic sites of the world, find historical sites and historic places to visit, get directions, key info and plan your perfect historic holiday.
Feb 29, 2016 |

Extreme Costuming

Personal project of a costumier from Washington DC. The main focus of the site is Elizabethan, Tudor and Early Colonial dress related to the author's work as a costumed volunteer at the Jamestown Settlement and Museum.
Feb 24, 2016 |

Totally History

Features facts about the history of the world with information on the people, the civilizations, and the ideas that shaped modern life. 
Feb 23, 2016 |

History World

HistoryWorld contains narrative world history and interactive world history timelines.
Feb 18, 2016 |

Historum

Historum History Discussion Forums,historum, history, forum, forums, american history, european history, asian history, african history, ancient history, medieval history
Feb 11, 2016 |

Go Historic

Go Historic - Heritage Travel, Historic Preservation, Historic Places, and More 
Feb 2, 2016 |

Meet the Raging Grannies, Portland's not-so-secret warriors for civility

One of the most beloved social activist groups in this Pacific Northwest city, they are the Raging Grannies. “Grannying is the least understood and most powerful weapon we have,” says Granny Rose... Read More

After brinkmanship, a diplomatic opening with North Korea

For more than two decades, North Korea’s pursuit of nuclear weapons and the missiles to deliver them long distances has prompted recurring international crises. Sudden bursts of heightened... Read More

Finding Somaliland's ancient cave art is hard. Protecting it could be harder.

Hidden in the Somali desert, beneath stunning, ancient rock cave paintings, the thin trail of a snake traces a winding line across the dust. Somaliland’s most prized archaeological treasures –... Read More