- A directory of top Web resources covering major events and
movements in British, Asian and European history, the Great
Awakening and the French and American uprisings, piracy &
crime, period newspapers and more.
Century Chronology - Major events together with important
developments in literature, art, music, science, law &
politics in a timeline spanning the years 1660 to 1800.
Great Awakening - The social and religious underpinnings,
key figures & concepts, with focus on the movement's rise
as a precursor to the American Revolution.
Chronicle of the Revolution - PBS TV companion site
with a detailed look at the Boston Tea Party and the Declaration
of Independence, major figures and battles of the American
Revolution, daily colonial life, with maps, images and student
Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution
- In-depth, illustrated history of the French monarchy, the
social & political scene in 18th century Paris including
excerpts from personal letters & journals, the fall of
the Bastille, Robespierre and the Reign of Terror, as well
as major after-effects.
Century Art - A Web directory to major sources of
information on Rococo & 18th century British, American
and European art & artists biographies, period sculpture
of the 18th Century - Copiously illustrated survey
of British, French and American Colonial fashions and American
Revolutionary costuming, with related resources.