History by Country . A . B . C . D . E . F . G . HI . JK . L . M . N . OP . QR . S . TUV . WXYZ
History by Period . 1000-1300 . 1300-1490 . 1490-1648 . 1648-1789 . 1789-1914 . 1914-1945 . since 1945
. 1789-1815 . 1815-49 . 1849-80 . 1880-1914 . 1914-18 . 1918-39 . 1939-45 . 1945-49 . 1949-69 . 1969-91 . since 1991

1300-1490 1648-1789
First posted on November 2nd 2008






Table of Contents

The World
Europe
Western Asia and Northern Africa
South, South East, East and Central Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa
Oceania
The Americas







External Files
Timelines
Chronology of World History, by K. Polsson, 1475-1499, 1500-1524, 1525-1539, 1540-1559, 1560-1574, 1575-1599, 1600-1619, 1620-1629, 1630-1639, 1640-1649
Timelines of World History, by Algis Ratnikas, 1476-1499, 1500-1524, 1525-1549, 1550-1574, 1575-1599, 1600-1625, 1626-1660
Cronologia, by Francomputer, in Italian, 1401-1500, 1501-1600, 1601-1700,
Category : 15th Century, 16th Century 17th Century, from Wikipedia
Wikipedia (English edition) 1490
List of State Leaders by year, from Wikipedia
List of Wars 1000-1500, 1500-1799, from Wikipedia
List of Battles 1401-1800, from Wikipedia
List of Treaties 1400-1499, 1500-1599, 1600-1699, from Wikipedia
List of Epidemics, List of Famines, List of Historic Fires, List of Riots, List of Massacres, from Wikipedia
Timeline of Historic Inventions : 15th, 16th, 17th Centuries, from Wikipedia
World Population Estimates, from Wikipedia
Speedy Look 1500
External Files
Historical Atlasses
Thomas A. Lessman, Eastern Hemisphere 1500 AD
External Files
Encyclopedic Sources
Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership : Women State Leaders
Slave Studies.net
External Files
Narrative Sources
Article Little Ice Age, Early Modern Warfare, Columbian Exchange, Age of Discovery, Conquistador, from Wikipedia
List of Circumnavigators, from Wikipedia
Discoverers Web; Dutch-Portuguese Colonial History, by Marco Ramerini
Reference Daniel J. Boorstin, The Discoverers. A History of Man's Search to Know his World and Himself, NY : Random House 1983, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 909 B724d
Florian Coulmas, The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Writing Systems, Oxford : Blackwell (1996) 1999, KMLA Lib. Call Sign R 411 C853b
David Eggenberger, An Encyclopedia of Battles, NY : Dover (1967) 1985, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 9047 E29a
Alan Axelrod & Charles L. Phillips, Encyclopedia of Treaties and Alliances, Vol.1 : From Ancient Times until World War I, NY : Facts on File 2001, KMLA Lib. Call Sign R 341.3709 P558a v1
J.R. Hale, Renaissance Exploration, NY : Norton 1968, 110 pp. [G]
Eric R. Wolf, Europe and the People without History, Berkeley : University of California Press 1982, 503 pp. [G]
Antonio Pigafetta, Magellan's Voyage. A Narrative Account of the First Circumnavigation, NY : Dover Books 1969 [G] . S. Subrahmanyam : The Career and Legend of Vasco da Gama, Cambridge : UP 1997 . H. Venn, The Missionary Life and Labours of St. Francis Xavier Taken from his own Correspondence, Kessinger (1862) n.d. . Angus Konstam, Historical Atlas of Exploration 1492-1600, NY : Checkmark Books 2000 [G] . A. Konstam, Spanish Galleon 1530-1690, Oxford : Osprey 2004 . L.P. Paine, Ships of Discovery and Exploration, Boston : Houghton Mifflin 2000
Jonathan Williams (ed.), Money, a History, London : British Museum 1997, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 332.49 W721h; Chester H. Krause and Clifford Mishler, Standard Catalog of World Coins 1601-1700, Iola WI : Krause 2nd ed. 1999, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 737.4096 K91s
Stuart B. Schwartz (ed.), Implicit Understandings. Observing, Reporting and Reflecting on Encounters between Europeans and Other Peoples in the Early Modern Era, Cambridge : UP (1994) 1996 [G]
Primary Sources . . L. de Gomara, Annals of the Emperor Charles V (1912), posted on Internet Archive . Fr. Fletcher, The world encompassed by Sir Francis Drake ... collected out of the notes of Master Francis Fletcher ... and compared with divers others [sic] notes that went in the same voyage (1652), posted on Internet Archive





Periods Reformation, Wars of Religion
Timelines
Historical Dictionary Russia & Western Steppe Road, Balkans Peninsula, Catholic Europe
Historical Atlas WHKMLA Historical Atlas 1500-1815
By Country Renaissance Italy ; Piemont, Milan, Genoa, Mantua, Venice, Tuscany, Papal State, Naples, Sardinia, Corsica, Sicily
Holy Roman Empire : Brandenburg, Austria, Saxony, Bavaria, Bohemia, Hanseatic League, Holland
France, Burgundy, Flanders, The Low Countries, England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Pskov, Muscovy, Golden Horde, Kazan, Astrakhan, Crimean Tatars, Estonia, Livonia, Courland, Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Kingdom of Poland, Teutonic Order, Royal Prussia, Danzig, Transylvania, Kingdom of Hungary, Wallachia, Moldavia, Bulgaria, Byzantine Empire, Ottoman Empire, Rumelia, Duchy of Naxos, Knights of Rhodes, Crete, Ionian Islands, Achaia, Serbia, Bosnia, Croatia, Ragusa, Dalmatia, Herzegovina, Aragon, Navarra, Castile, Portugal, Switzerland
Finland, Slovakia


Students' Papers
A Moment in Time Europe in 1500 . Europe in 1525 . Europe in 1550 . Europe in 1575 . Europe in 1600 . Europe in 1625
Political History Choi, Jungyun, Dynastic Unions : Scotland's Road into the "Perfect Union" of Great Britain (2008)
Kim, Dong-Yoon, The Reichstag of the Holy Roman Empire (2008)
Kim, Kyun, The Image of Cesare Borgia in Historiography (2007)
Kim, Sang Woo, The Reaction of the Papacy to French Absolutism 1589-1685 (2007)
Economic History Renaissance Banking . The Hanseatic League . Free Imperial Cities . The Economic Impact of the Black Death
Kang, Jun-suk, Comparative Urban History : Brugge, Antwerpen and Amsterdam (2008)
Lim, Seung Hwan, The History of Sugar Plantations (2008)
Jeong, Jae-Hoon, The Economic History of Italy During the Renaissance (2007)
Oh, Taek Hyun, History of the Navigation Acts (2007)
Military History Renaissance Armies . Decline of the Military Orders . Swiss Mercenaries and Swiss Wars, 1291-1520 . Nemeses : England and France . Swedish Resistance against the Kalmar Union . The Hanseatic League as a Military Power
Koh, Yu Kyung, Sieges in Europe, 1400-1700 (2008)
Arts, Culture Pre-Renaissance Art . Renaissance Art . Lay Patrons of the Art
Kim, Kyungmook, De Revolutionibus by Copernicus and its historical impact (2008)
Environment
Yang, Eun Sung, Earthquakes in Europe 1300 to1800 (2008)
Society Renaissance Nobility . The Burghers . Peasants Maltreated
Park, Jihyeon, Penal Colonies (2008)


External Files
Historical Maps
Europe 1500, 1600, from euratlas
External Files
Encyclopedic Sources
Catholic Encyclopedia 1907-1914 edition
Patron Saints Index
Category Lists of Bishops and Archbishops, from Wikipedia
Regnal Chronologies : Belarus, Crimea, Minor Russian Principalities, Mongols, Nomads, Russia, Ukraine, The Balkans, British Isles, Central Europe, The Empire, France, Germany, Iberia, Italy, The Low Countries, Poland and the Baltic, Scandinavia
G.P. Gooch, Annals of European Civilization 1501-1900 (1949), posted on Internet Archive
External Files
Narrative Sources
Category Early Modern Europe, Humanism, Renaissance, Protestant Reformation, Baroque, from Wikipedia
Articles Holy Roman Empire, Grand Duchy of Moscow, Grand Duchy of Lithuania, Golden Horde, Crimean Khanate, Khanate of Kazan, Astrakhan Khanate, Moldavia : History, Wallachia : History, Transylvania : History, Ottoman Empire, Dalmatia : Early Modern Period, Early Modern History of Germany, Old Swiss Confederacy, Early Modern France, Italian Wars, History of Italy 1559-1814, Habsburg Spain, History of Portugal 1415-1542, Early Modern Britain, Early Modern Ireland, Scotland in the Late Middle Ages, History of Sweden 800-1521, 1521-1611, 1611-1648, Denmark : Modern History, Norway : History, from Wikipedia
Hanseatic League, Little Ice Age, from Wikipedia
The History of Lead : The Middle Ages, from Lead Action News
External Files
Documents
Internet Modern History Sourcebook, chapters on Reformation, Early Modern World
Reference Geoffrey Parker, The Army of Flanders and the Spanish Road 1567-1659, Cambridge : UP 1972 [G]
Paul E.J. Hammer (ed.), Warfare in Early Modern Europe 1450-1660, Aldershot : Ashgate 2006, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 355 02094 H224w
Jan Glete, War and State in Early Modern Europe. Spain, the Dutch Republic and Sweden as Fiscal-Military States, 1500-1660, London : Routledge 2002, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 355.0094 G558w
Michael W. Flinn, The European Demographic System 1500-1820, Baltimore : Johns Hopkins 1981 [G]
Francis Dvornik, The Slavs in European History and Civilization, New Brunswick : Rutgers UP 1962 [G]
Videos





Timelines Western Asia, Northern Africa 1490-1648
General Files European Exploration of the Indian Ocean Coasts of Western Asia
Historical Dictionary Western Asia and North Africa
Historical Atlas Western Asia, Northern Africa since 975
By Country Ottoman Empire, Ottoman Anatolia, Mamluk Syria, Black Sheep Turks, White Sheep Turks, Egypt


Students' Papers
A Moment in Time Western Asia and North Africa in 1500 . Western Asia and North Africa in 1525 . Western Asia and North Africa in 1550 . Western Asia and North Africa in 1575 . Western Asia and North Africa in 1600 . Western Asia and North Africa in 1625
Political History Relations between the Maghreb and Spain 700-1571 ; Anatolia from the Seljuk to the Ottoman Empire ; Iraq in the 14th to 16th century . The Maghreb 1415-1683 . Comparative History of Empires : Greater Syria and Iraq under Ottoman Rule . Comparative History of Empires : Egypt and the Ottoman Maghreb under Ottoman Rule
Kim, Hong, Mamluk Egypt and its Decline (2008)
Economic History The Economic Impact of the Mongols on Iraq and Syria . Barbary Coast Piracy . The Economic History of the Arab Peninsula (without Syria, Iraq) . Economic History of Muslim Egypt
Lim, Seung Hwan, The History of Sugar Plantations (2008)
Military History Military History of Mamluk Egypt . Military History of the Maghreb 1415-1830
Arts, Culture History of Sufism . History of Education in Egypt (since the Arrival of Islam)
Society Europeans in the Maghreb, 1415-1830 . Urban Egypt since Alexander . Urban Greater Syria since Alexander . Urban Iraq since Alexander . Urban Anatolia since Alexander . History of the Kabyl Berbers . History of the Rif Berbers . Druzes, Christians, Jews - the History of Minorities in Greater Syria 1517-1914 . Kurds, Armenians, Greeks, Jews - the History of Minorities in Ottoman Anatolia . Copts, Greeks, Jews - the History of Minorities in Egypt 1517-1914
Environment


External Files
Biographic Sources
Regnal Chronologies : Anatolia, The Levant, Mesopotamia, Arabia, Egypt, North Africa, The Caucasus
Ottoman Dynasty, List of Monarchs of Yemen from Wikipedia
External Files
Narrative Sources
Articles Mamluk : Mamluk Power in Egypt, History of Ottoman Egypt, Ottoman Syria, Mamluk Rule in Iraq, Ottoman Empire, History of Georgia : Ottoman and Persian Domination, Cyprus in the Middle Ages : Venetian Period 1489-1571, Cyprus under the Ottioman Empire, Ak Koyunlu, Arab History, Islamic History of Yemen, History of Oman, History of Islamic Tripolitania and Cyrenaica, History of Morocco, History of Ottoman Algeria, History of Modern Tunisia, from Wikipedia
Article Barbary Coast, from Wikipedia
List of Wars in the Muslim World
External Files
Documents
Internet Islamic History Sourcebook
Reference Accounts . . K.N. Chaudhury, Asia before Europe. Economy and Civilisation of the Indian Ocean from the Rise of Islam to 1750, Cambridge : UP (1990) 2000, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 909.09824 C498a; J. Hathaway, The Arab Lands under Ottoman Rule 1516-1800, Harlow : Longman Pearson 2008 KMLA Lib. Call Sign 953.03 H363a; Afaf Lufti al Sayyid Marsot, A Short History of Modern Egypt, Cambridge : UP (1985) 1994, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 962 S275a ; Glenn E. Perry : The History of Egypt, Westport CT : Greenwood 2004, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 962 P462h . Gabor Agoston, Guns for the Sultan. Military Power and the Weapons Industry in the Ottoman Empire, Cambridge : UP 2005, KMLA Lib.Sign. 338.4 A275g . Jason Goodwin, Lords of the Horizons : A History of the Ottoman Empire, Henry Holt 1999, KMLA Lib.Sign. 956.1 G656l . Halil Inalcik, An Economic and Social History of the Ottoman Empire, Vol.I : 1300-1600, Cambridge : UP 1994, KMLA Lib.Sign. 956.1015 135e v.1 . Halil Inalcik and Donald Quataert (ed.), An Economic and Social History of the Ottoman Empire, Vol.2 : 1600-1914, Cambridge : UP 1994, KMLA Lib.Sign. 956.1015 135e v.2 . Norman Itzkowitz, Ottoman Empire and Islamic Tradition, Chicago UP 1972 [G] . Max Rodenbeck, Cairo. The City Victorious, American University in Cairo Press 1988, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 963.6216 R587c . John Freely, Istanbul, the Imperial City. London : Penguin 1996; KMLA Lib.Sign. 949.618 F854i . Jane Hathaway (ed.), Mutiny and Rebellion in the Ottoman Empire, Madison : University of Wisconsin Press 2002, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 956.1 H363m
Jamil M. Abun-Nasr, A History of the Maghrib, Cambridge : UP 1971 [G]
Encyclopedic Accounts . . Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Article North Africa pp.939-997, in Macropaedia Vol.24, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.24; Article Egypt pp.91-145, in Macropaedia Vol.18, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.18; Article Palestine pp.407-425, in Macropaedia Vol.25, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.25; Article Syria pp.361-375, in Macropaedia Vol.28, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.28; Article Turkey & Ancient Anatolia pp.920-973, in Macropaedia Vol.28, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.28; Article Iraq pp.972-997, in Macropaedia Vol.21, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.21; Article Arabia pp.808-853, in Macropaedia Vol.13, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.13
Atlasses . . G.S.P. Freeman-Grenville, Stuart C. Munro-Hay, Historical Atlas of Islam, NY : Continum 2002 [G]
Jocelyn Murray, Cultural Atlas of Africa, NY : Facts on File (1981) 1995 [G]
Meridyen Haritacilik, Tarih Atlasi (Turkish-language Historical Atlas) [G]
Sources. . J. Morgan, A Complete History of Algiers (1731), Reprint NY : Negro University Press 1970 [G]
Biographic Sources . . C.E. Bosworth, The Islamic Dynasties, Edinburgh : UP 1967 [G]
History of Religion . . Norman A. Stillman, The Jews of Arab Lands, A History and Source Book, Philadelphia : Jewish Publication Society of America 1979, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 909.04 S857j; Kais M. Firro, A History of the Druzes, Handbuch der Orientalistik (Handbook of Oriental Studies), supplemental volume no.9, Leiden : Brill 1992, in English [G]; Karen Armstrong, Islam, a Short History, NY : Modern Library 2002 [G]; Jill Kamil, Coptic Egypt. History and Guide, American University in Cairo UP 1984 [G]





Timelines South, South East, East and Central Asia 1490-1648
A Moment in Time South, South East, East and Central Asia in 1500 . South, South East, East and Central Asia in 1525 . South, South East, East and Central Asia in 1550 . South, South East, East and Central Asia in 1575 . South, South East, East and Central Asia in 1600 . South, South East, East and Central Asia in 1625
General Files European Exploration of India, European Exploration of Southeast Asia, European Exploration of East Asia
Historical Dictionary Far East 1490-1648, Central Asia with Iran 1490-1648, Southeast Asia 1490-1648 . India 1490-1648
Historical Atlas Asia since 1300
By Country Tibet, Chinese Empire : Ming, Korea : Goryo, Joseon, Japan

Students' Papers
Political History Mongolia from the end of the Yuan Empire until th Chinese Revolution (1368-1911) . State and Religion in Southern India . Mongolia, Xinjiang, Tibet from 1368 to 1911 . Comparative History of Empires : Punjab and Bengal under Mughal Rule
Economic History China and International Trade - the Ming Dynasty . History of Japan-China Trade . The Fate of the Silk Road Cities 1296-1507 . History of Mining and Metallurgy in Japan . History of Mining and Metallurgy in China . Confucianism and the Economy . The Economy of Premodern Buddhist Countries . History of Transportation in India . History of Transportation and Urbanization in Hindustan . History of Transportation and Urbanization in China . Monetary History of India . Monetary History of the Far East . Urban China from Tang to Qing
Suh, Hee-won: History of Water Management in China (2008)
Jung, Jin Hwan, Economic History of Siberia, until 1917 (2008)
Lee, Jong Wha: History of Transportation in China (2008)
Lee, Jiyeon : History of Metallurgy and Mining in India (2008)
Military History History of Japanese Piracy . Military History of the Sultanate of Delhi . Military History of the Ming Dynasty . History of Kabul and the Khyber Pass . Military History of Southern India 1300-1700 . Military History of Mainland Southeast Asia . The Quest for Thalassocracy : Military History of the Malay Archipelago . Naval Expeditions of the Ming Dynasty . The Military History of India 1500-1947 . Fortresses in Early Modern India . Fortresses in Early Modern Southeast Asia
Arts, Culture Dynasty and Capital : the Indian Subcontinent . Dynasty and Capital : the Far East . The World View of Japan prior to the Perry Expedition . The World View of China prior to the Opium Wars . History of Islam in South-East Asia . History of Colonial Architecture 1440-1648
Choi, Eun Suk, History of Buddhism in South East Asia (2008)
Ryu, Hye Jin, The Worldview of Japan Prior to the Perry Expedition (1853) (2008)
Park, HyoSong : Premodern Chinese Food. Chinese Culinary History before the Republic of China (2008)
Society Ethnic, Religious and Cultural Plurality in the Sultanate of Delhi . Religion in Ming China . History of Slavery in the Chinese Empire . Eunuchs in the Chinese Empire . Demographic History of China . Demographic History of the Indian Subcontinent . History of Education in India since 1526
Lee, Yong Ik, Korean Society depicted in its Folklore - Goryeo and Joseon period (2006)
Environment History of Natural Disasters Affecting China . History of Natural Disasters affecting the Indian Subcontinent . History of Diseases Affecting China . Ecological History of China . Ecological History of India . History of the Interrelation of Man and the River System in Korea . History of Water Management in Bengal
Suh, Hee-won: History of Water Management in China (2008)


Lists of Rulers Regnal Chronologies : Central Asia - East, Central Asia - South, China, Greater India, Iran, Japan, Korea, Mongols, Southeast Asia - the Mainland, Southeast Asia - the Islands, Sri Lanka
List of Arakan Kings, List of Sultans of Brunei, Monarchs of Laos (incl. Lan Xang), List of Vietnamese Monarchs from Wikipedia
External Files
Narrative Sources
Articles Burma : Small Kingdoms, Ayutthaya Kingdom, History of Vietnam, Champa, Dutch Formosa, History of the Philippines 1521-1898, Majapahit, Sultanate of Malacca, Maluku Islands : History, Dutch East India Company (V.O.C.), History of Brunei, Ming Dynasty, Korea : Joseon Dynasty, Japan : Sengoku Period, Vijayanagara Empire, Delhi Sultanate, Mughal Empire, Deccan Sultanates, Adil Shahi (Bijapur Sultanate), Qutb Shahi Dynasty (Golconda), Pandyan Kingdom, History of Gujarat : Muslim Period, History of Sri Lanka : Feudal Sri Lanka, History of Tibet : the Dalai Lama Lineage, History of the Punjab : the Delhi Sultanate, Safavid Dynasty (Iran), Shaybanid Dynasty, History of Mongolia : the Forty and the Four, Kazakh Khanate, from Wikipedia
History of Indian Science and Technology, from Indian Science ; Articles History of Indian Science and Technology, History of Science and Technology in China, Jesuit China Missions, from Wikipedia
Articles Agriculture in India (on history), Agriculture in China (on history), from Wikipedia
Articles Economic History of India, from Wikipedia; Economic History of Pre-Modern China (221 B.C.-1800 A.D), from EH.net
Articles Indian Maritime History : 1200-1947, Naval History of China : Ming Dynasty, Naval History of Japan, from Wikipedia
Southeast Asia in the Ming Shi-lu, by Geoff Wade
R. Mookerji, Indian shipping; a history of the sea-borne trade and maritime activity of the Indians from the earliest times (1912), posted on Internet Archive
James Graham, Quantitative Growth, Qualitative Standstill : China's Economic Situation 1368-1800, China's Growing Sea Trade with Europe, 1517-1800
External Files
Documents
Internet East Asian Sourcebook, Internet Indian History Sourcebook
Joseph E. Schwartzberg, A Historical Atlas of South Asia, posted by DSAL
G. Correa, The Three Voyages of Vasco de Gama, and His Viceroyalty: From the Lendas Da India, 1869 trsl. posted on Internet Archive; A. Pigafetta, The First Voyage Round the World, by Magellan (trsl. of 1874) postd on Internet Archive; The Commentaries of the Great Afonso Dalboquerque, Second Viceroy of India, 1880 trsl. posted on Internet Archive
W. Foster (ed.), The English factories in India, 1618-1669 : a calendar of documents in the India Office, British Museum and Public Record Office vol.5 1634-1636 (1906), posted on Internet Archive
A calendar of the court minutes, etc. of the East India company, 1635-1639 (1907), 1640-1643 (1907) 1644-1649 (1907), posted on Internet Archive
Reference Accounts . . Nicholas Tarling, The Cambridge History of Southeast Asia, 4 vol.s, Cambridge : UP (1992) 1999, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. 959 T188c ; B.D. Metcalf and T.R. Metcalf, A Concise History of India, Cambridge : UP 2002, 321 pp., KMLA Lib.Sign. 954 M588c ; Vincent A. Smith, The Oxford History of India, (1919) Oxford : UP 2001, 945 pp., KMLA Lib.Sign. 954 S642b ; Jeremiah Curtin, The Mongols. A History, Cambridge MA (1908) Da Capo 2003, 426 pp., KMLA Lib. Call Sign 950.2 C978m ; K.N. Chaudhury, Asia before Europe. Economy and Civilisation of the Indian Ocean from the Rise of Islam to 1750, Cambridge : UP (1990) 2000, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 909.09824 C498a . Om Prakash, European Commercial Enterprise in Pre-Colonial India, The New Cambridge History of India, Cambridge : UP (1998) 2000 [G] . P.J. Marshall, The English in Asia to 1700, pp.264-285 in : Nicholas Canny (ed.), The Oxford History of the British Empire, Vol.I : TheOrigins of Empire, Oxford : UP 1999, KMLA Lib.Sign. 909.0971241 O98o v.3 . John Keay, The Honourable Company, A History of the English East India Company, NY : MacMillan 1991 [G]; Benson Bobrick, East of the Sun. The Epic Conquest and Tragic History of Siberia, NY : Poseidon 1992 [G]; James Forsyth, A History of the Peoples of Siberia, Russia's North Asian Colony 1581-1990, Cambridge : UP (1992) 2000, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 957 F 735h; David Morgan, Medieval Persia 1040-1097, Longman 1988, KMLA Lib.Sign. 955.02 M847m
Encyclopedic Accounts . . Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Article Central Asia pp.700-716, in Macropaedia Vol.15, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.15; Article Southeast Asia, pp.769-779, in Macropaedia, Vol.27, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.27; Article China, pp.36-231 in Macropaedia, Vol.16, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862n v.16; Article Mongolia, pp.330-342 in Macropaedia, Vol.24, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.24; Article Iran, pp.930-971 in Macropaedia, Vol.21, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.21
Michael Dillon, China, a Cultural and Historical Dictionary, Richmond (Surrey) : Curzon 1998, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 951.003 D579c
James S. Olson, An Ethnohistorical Dictionary of China, Westport : Greenwood 1998 [G]
Atlasses . . Ian Barnes, Robert Hudson, The History Atlas of Asia, NY : MacMillan 1998, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 911.5 B261t ; Yuri Bregel, An Historical Atlas of Central Asia, Leiden : Brill 2003 [G] ; Jan M. Pluvier, Historical Atlas of South East Asia, Leiden : Brill 1995 [G] ; G.S.P. Freeman-Grenville, Stuart C. Munro-Hay, Historical Atlas of Islam, NY : Continum 2002 [G] ; Karl J. Schmidt, Atlas and Survey of South Asian History, Delhi : Vision Books 1999 [G] ; Joseph E. Schwartzberg, A Historical Atlas of South Asia, Chicago : UP 1978 [G] ; Ch. Joppen, Historical atlas of India, for the use of high schools, colleges, and private students (1914), posted on Internet Archive
Art History . . International Encyclopedia of Art, Vol.8 : Far Eastern Art, NY : Facts on File 1997, KMLA Lib. Call Sign R 700 H474i v.8





Timelines Sub-Saharan Africa 1490-1648
General Files European Exploration of the West African Coast, European Exploration of the South West African Coast, European Exploration of the East African Coast
Historical Dictionary Sub-Saharan Africa
Historical Atlas Africa since 975


Students' Papers
A Moment in Time Sub-Saharan Africa in 1500 . Sub-Saharan Africa in 1525 . Sub-Saharan Africa in 1550 . Sub-Saharan Africa in 1575 . Sub-Saharan Africa in 1600 . Sub-Saharan Africa in 1625
Political History The Spread of Islam in the Sahel Zone . The Political Structure of Sahel Empires .
Economic History Trans-Saharan Trade . Transportation in the Sahel States . History of Food in West Africa . History of Mining and Metalworking in West Africa . Entrepots of the Eurasian Trade in Southern Africa
Lim, Seung Hwan, The History of Sugar Plantations (2008)
Military History Military History of Ethiopia . Fortresses in Early Modern Sub-Saharan Africa
Arts, Culture Sahel Architecture . Architecture of Ethiopia . Swahili Architecture . History of Language, Script and Literature of Ethiopia . History of the Swahili Language and Literature . Writing in the Pre-Colonial Sahel Zone . History of Colonial Architecture 1440-1648
Society Islam in the Sahel Zone . Urban Society in the Sahel Zone . Urban Society on the Swahili Coast . Religious History of Ethiopia and Somalia . History of the West Africans who Traded with Europeans, 1440-1880
Historiography Sources of African History 1490-1870


External Files
Timelines
Chronology of World History, by K. Polsson, 1300-1401, 1402-1449, 1450-1474, 1475-1499
Timelines of World History, by Algis Ratnikas, 1300-1399, 1400-1449, 1450-1475, 1476-1499
Wikipedia (English edition) 1300
Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History 1000-1400, 1400-1600, posted by Metropolitan Museum of Art; click Africa : Eastern and Southern Africa, Guinea Coast, Western and Central Sudan
External Files
Encyclopedic Sources
Regnal Chronologies : Central Africa, East Africa, Southern Africa, West Africa (lists of rulers)
External Files
Narrative Sources
Category : Bantu, from Wikipedia
Article Sahelian Kingdoms, Bantu Expansion, History of Ethiopia : Ethiopian Empire from Wikipedia
External Files
Documents
Internet African History Sourcebook
John O. Hunwick, Not yet the Kano Chronicle. King-Lists with and without Narrative Elaboration from Nineteenth Century Kano
Reference Accounts . . K.N. Chaudhury, Asia before Europe. Economy and Civilisation of the Indian Ocean from the Rise of Islam to 1750, Cambridge : UP (1990) 2000, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 909.09824 C498a
Encyclopedic Accounts . . Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Article Central Africa pp.612-653, in Macropaedia Vol.15, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.15; Article Western Africa pp.790-916, in Macropaedia Vol.29, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.29; Article Eastern Africa pp.772-838, in Macropaedia Vol.17, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.17; Article Southern Africa pp.838-953, in Macropaedia Vol.27, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.27
H.H. Johnston, A History of the Colonization of Africa by Alien Races (1899), posted on Internet Archive
Sources . . Robert O. Collins, African History in Documents : Western African History, Princeton : Markus Wiener (1990) 1997, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 966 C712w; Eastern African History, Princeton : Markus Wiener (1990) 1997, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 967.6 C712e
Atlasses . . Colin McEvedy, The Penguin Atlas of African History, London : Penguin (1980) 1995 [G]; G.S.P. Freeman-Grenville, Stuart C. Munro-Hay, Historical Atlas of Islam, NY : Continum 2002 [G] ; Jocelyn Murray, Cultural Atlas of Africa, NY : Facts on File (1981) 1995 [G] ; Joseph Ki-Zerbo, Atlas Historique de l'Afrique, Paris : Jaguar 2000 [G] ; G.S.P. Freeman=Grenville, A Modern Atlas of African History, London : Rex Collings 1976 [G]
Art History . . International Encyclopedia of Art, Vol.3 : African Art, NY : Facts on File 1996, KMLA Lib. Call Sign R 700 H474i v.3
Videos Africa, The Story of a Continent KMLA Lib. Call Sign VT 02-0212 0252a v1-4





Timelines
General Files European Exploration of the South Pacific
Historical Dictionary


Students' Papers
Society Society and Environment of Australia prior to the Arrival of the Europeans . History of Australia's Aborigines since James Cook . Histiory of the ethnic Hawaiians since 1800
Environment Society and Environment of Australia prior to the Arrival of the Europeans


Reference Encyclopedic Accounts . . Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Article Pacific Islands pp.231-302, in Macropaedia Vol.25, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.25
Atlasses . . Colin McEvedy, The Penguin Historical Atlas of the Pacific, London : Penguin 1998 [G]





Timelines The Americas 1490-1648
General Files European Exploration of North America, the Caribbean, Central America, South America
Early Colonial Society Spanish America, Brazil, Caribbean - Plantation Society, Privateering and Piracy
Historical Dictionary


Students' Papers
A Moment in Time The Americas in 1500 . The Americas in 1525 . The Americas in 1550 . The Americas in 1575 . The Americas in 1600 . The Americas in 1625
Political History Structure of the Inca Empire . Structure of the Aztec Empire . The Enemies of the Aztecs 1300-1519 . Diplomacy in Pre-Colombian America . Ethnic Diversity of the Inca Empire . How Spanish was Spanish America ? The Degree of Control of the Madrid Government . The History of Mining in Colonial Latin America . Comparative History of Empires : Mexico and Peru under Spanish Rule . Comparative History of Empires : The Philippines and Cuba under Spanish Rule
Economic History Trade in Pre-Columbian America . Infrastructure and Transportation in Pre-Columbian America . Technology in Pre-Columbian America . Gold in Pre-Colombian America . Textiles and Clothing in Pre-Columbian America . A Comparison of the Economic History of Colonial Spanish and Portuguese America . History of Caribbean Piracy . The Role of the Paulistas in the History of Brazil . History of the Mexican Peso . History of Mining and Metallurgy in Peru and Bolivia . History of Mining and Metallurgy in Mexico . . History of Transportation in Central America
Chung, Sang Yoon, The Food of the Mayas, Aztecs and Incas (2008)
Lim, Seung Hwan, The History of Sugar Plantations (2008)
Military History Weaponry of the Maya, Aztecs and Incas . Military History of the Aztecs . Military History of the Inca . Amerindian Rebellions against Colonial Rule in Latin America . The Military History of South America . Fortresses in the Early Modern Americas and Caribbean
Arts, Culture Science in Pre-Columbian America . History of Writing in Pre-Columbian America . Time Measurement in Pre-Columbian America . Prophecy in Pre-Columbian America . The World View of the Maya, Aztecs and Inca . History of Colonial Architecture 1440-1648 . The History of Latin American Dance
Society Pre-Columbian Urban Mesoamerica since 1300 . Pre-Columbian Andean America since 1300 . Treatment of the Conquered in Pre-Columbian Mesoamerica . A Comparison of Class Hierarchy in Colonial Spanish and Portuguese America . History of the Amerindian Population of New Spain 1519-1821 . History of the Amerindian Population of Brazil 1530-1822 . Urban Colonial Latin America . Black America : History of Maroon Communities . The Role of the Jesuits in the History of Colonial Latin America . History of the Nahuatl-Speaking People (until today) . History of the Maya since the Arival of the Spanish
Lee, Won Jae : History of the Quechua-Speaking People, until Today (2008)
Oh, Yena, Women in Pre-Columbian America (2008)
Ecology The Ecological Impact of European Rule in the Caribbean, 1492-1810 . Society and Environment of Mexico prior to the Arrival of the Europeans . Society and Environment of Argentina prior to the Arrival of the Europeans
Cha, Sung Jik, The Ecological History of Brazil since 1500 (2008)


External Files
Historical Maps
The Electronic Atlas of Ancient Maya Sites
Maya Maps, from Latin American Studies
External Files
Biographical Sources
Regnal Chronologies : North America, South America
Category : Inca Emperors, List of Viceroys of New Spain, from Wikipedia
External Files
Narrative Sources
Category : Andean Civilizations, Aztec, Inca, Mayan Civilization, Muisca, History of the Caribbean, New Spain, Colonial Peru, Colonial Colombia, from Wikipedia
Article Pre-Colombian Mesoamerica, Maya Script, Jesuit Reductions (Missions), Indian Reductions, Viceroyalty of Peru, Viceroyalty of New Spain, Colonial Brazil, History of Panama : Colonial Period, History of the Dominican Republic, History of Cuba, Spanish Colonization of the Americas, Spanish Treasure Fleet, Piracy in the Caribbean, Population History of American Indigenous Peopls, from Wikipedia
Mesoweb, An Exploration of Mesoamerican Cultures; Aztec History.com
Latin American History, from Casa Historia
External Files
Documents
Primary Sources, from Discoverers' Web
Ronald A. Barnett, Mexican History - Perspectives. Early Pictorial and Written Sources of Aztec History (2005)
Category : Mesoamerican Codices, from Wikipedia; Dresden Codex, posted by FAMSI
Reference Online Books on Latin American History, from Historical Text Archive
Narrative Accounts . . William H. Prescott, History of the Conquest of Peru (1847) NY : Barnes and Noble 2004 [G] also online, posted by World Wide Scvhool; William H. Prescott, History of the Conquest of Mexico with a Preliminary View of the Ancient Mexican Civilization and the Life of the Conqueror Hernando Cortez, vol.1, vol.2, vol.3, NY : Harper 1846-1854, posted on Internet Archive ; online version of all three volumes posted by Electronic Text Center, Univ. of Virginia . J. Pohl, The Conquistador 1492-1550, Oxford : Osprey 2001 . C. Sandler, Henry Hudson, Dreams and Obsession, NY : Citadel Press 2007 . N. Cawthorne, A History of Pirates, Edison NJ : Chartwell 2006 . R.Gr. Watson, Spanish and Portuguese South America, during the colonial period (1884), vol.1, vol.2, posted on Internet Archive . S.G. Goodrich, History of the Indians, of North and South America (1844), posted on Internet Archive . B. Moses, The Spanish Dependencies in South America: An Introduction to the History of Their Civilisation (1914), vol.1, vol.2, posted on Internet Archive
Encyclopedic Accounts . . Encyclopaedia Britannica, 15th edition, Article Central America pp.653-700, in Macropaedia Vol.15, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.15; Article North America pp.997-1082, in Macropaedia Vol.24, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.24; Article South America pp.578-634, in Macropaedia Vol.27, KMLA Lib. Call Sign. R 032 B862h v.27
Atlasses . . Edwin Early, The History Atlas of South America, NY : MacMillan USA 1998; Mexico and Central America included in "South America"; chapters on Rise of the Aztec Empire, Chimu Kingdom, The Inca Empire [G] ; Carolyn Hall, Hector Perez Brignoli, Historical Atlas of Central America, Norman : University of Oklahoma Press 2003 [G] ; Cathryn L. Lombardi and John V. Lombardi, Latin American History, A Teaching Atlas, Madison : University of Wisconsin Press 1983 [G]
Art History . . International Encyclopedia of Art, Vol.2 : Mexican, Central and South American Art, NY : Facts on File 1996, KMLA Lib. Call Sign R 700 H474i v.2
Military History . . Ian Heath, Armies of the Sixteenth Century, vol.2 : The armies of the Aztec and Inca Empires and other native peoples of the Americas, and the Conquistadores, 1450-1608, St. Peter Port, Guernsey : Foundry 1999, KMLA Lib. Call Sign G 355.0094 H437a
Social History . . Katia M. de Quieiros Mattoso, To be a Slave in Brazil, Rutgers : UP 2007
Sources . . Bartolome de las Casas, In Defense of the Indians (c. 1552), trsl. by Stafford Poole, Northern Illinois UP 1992, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 972.01 C335i ; Bartolome de las Casas, The Spanish Colonie (1552), Ann Arbor : University Microfilms 1966 [G] ; Kenneth Mills (ed.), Colonial Spanish America, A Documentary History, Wilmington : Scholarly Resources 1998, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 980.01 M657c
Bernal Diaz Del Castillo The Discovery And Conquest Of Mexico 1517-1521 (1568/1928), posted on Internet Archive; B. de Sahagun, Historia de la conquista de Mexico (before 1590/1829), in Spanish, posted on Internet Archive; Diego Duran, Historia de las Indias de Nueva Espa?a y islas de Tierra Firme (bef. 1588/1867) in Spanish, v.1, v.2, posted on Internet Archive . P. Pizarro, Relation of the discovery and the conquest of the kingdoms of Peru (trsl. of 1921), v.1, v.2, posted on Internet Archive . F. de Xerez, Verdadera relacion de la conquista del Peru (16th c./1891) in Spanish, posted on Internet Archive; here an English edition . Father Bernabe Cobo, History of the Inca Empire (1653), trsl. by Roland Hamilton, Austin : University of Texas Press 1983 [G] . C. de Leon, The war of Quito (bef. 1554/1913), posted on Internet Archive . L. de Gomara, Historia general de las Indias (bef. 1564/1922), v.1, v.2, posted on Internet Archive
Miguel Leon-Portilla, Broken Spears. The Aztec Account of the Conquest of Mexico, Boston : Beacon Press (1962) 1990, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 972.02 L576b
Hernan Cortes, Letters from Mexico, Yale UP (1971) 2001, KMLA Lib. Call Sign 972.02 C828h
Stuart B. Schwartz, Victors and Vanquished. Spanish and Nahua Views of the Conquest of Mexico, Boston : Bedford 2000
Chrostopher Columbus, The Four Voyages, London : Penguin 1969