Digging Deeper: Part One (p. 148) - American topics

 

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Exercise

See 'Topics to investigate' on page 148 - questions 6-9.

Web resource

6) US in the Philippines

American terrirorial period (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_Philippines#American_territorial_period_.281898.E2.80.931946.29

Background note: Philippines

http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/2794.htm

7) Conflicts involving the USA

Korean War

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/coldwar/korea_hickey_01.shtml

Korean War: American military conduct

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/coldwar/korea_usa_01.shtml

The Korean War

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/history/mwh/ir2/koreanwarrev2.shtml

The Korean War

http://www.trumanlibrary.org/whistlestop/study_collections/korea/large/index.htm

Korean War (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War

South Korea: Country profile

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/country_profiles/1123668.stm

Vietnam War (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War

The Virtual Vietnam Archive

http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/

Battlefield Vietnam

http://www.pbs.org/battlefieldvietnam/history/index.html

Vietnam War timeline

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/1026782.stm

Country profile: Vietnam

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/country_profiles/1243338.stm

The invasion of Grenada

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/reagan/peopleevents/pande07.html

The invasion of Grenada

http://www.historyguy.com/Grenada.html

Granada: Operation Urgent Fury

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/urgent_fury.htm

Invasion of Grenada (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invasion_of_Grenada

Grenada conflict

http://www.bbc.co.uk/caribbean/news/story/2006/06/060628_reconciliationupdate.shtml

Kuwait: Desert Storm (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gulf_War

Operation Desert Storm

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/ops/desert_storm.htm

Flashback: Desert Storm

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/1118611.stm

Debacle in Somalia

http://www.military.com/NewContent/0,13190,NI_Somalia_0104,00.html

Somalia conflict

http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/october/4/newsid_2486000/2486909.stm

Somalia conflict: timeline

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/ambush/etc/cron.html

Country profile: Somalia

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/country_profiles/1072592.stm

Bosnia's war legacy

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/crossing_continents/1908697.stm

Bosnia peace accord

http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/december/14/newsid_2559000/2559699.stm

Bosnian War (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bosnia_war

1999 Nato bombing

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1999_NATO_bombing_of_the_Federal_Republic_of_Yugoslavia

Special report: Afghanistan

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/south_asia/2004/afghanistan/default.stm

War in Afghanistan (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_in_Afghanistan_(2001%E2%80%93present)

Special report: Iraq

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/in_depth/middle_east/2002/conflict_with_iraq/default.stm

Iraq War (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Iraq_War

8) The Cold War

The Cold War

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/coldwar/

Cold War archives

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/coldwar/archive/default.htm

Cold War (Wikipedia)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cold_War

9) Native American tribes

Native American links

http://tracks1dh.cappelendamm.no/c100335/tekstoppgave/vis.html?tid=105496&strukt_tid=100335

Native American cultures

http://www.native-languages.org/home.htm#list

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