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Italian Renaissance Learning Resources

In this free resource on Italian Renaissance Art from the National Gallery of Art and Grove Art Online, students can explore thematic essays, more than 340 images, and 42 primary source texts in eight different units with printable activity guides and discussion questions related to each unit.

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    Daniel Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe" published

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    U.S. forces liberate Buchenwald concentration camp

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    North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) founded

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    Novelist and critic Virginia Woolf drowns herself at age 59

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    Seventeen Moments in Soviet History

    Seventeen Moments in Soviet History contains a rich archive of texts, images, maps, and audio and video materials from the Soviet era (1917–1991). The materials are arranged by year and by subject, are fully searchable, and are translated into English. Students, educators, and scholars will find materials about Soviet propaganda, politics, economics, society, crime, literature, art, dissidents, and hundreds of other topics.

    Political philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau born

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    Essayist Michel de Montaigne born

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