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World War II

World War II was the worst war in history and killed more people than any other war before. It lasted from 1939 to 1945 and, starting out from Europe, spread to nearly every part of the world .

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The Age of Exploration

The Age of Exploration started towards the end of the 15th century when navigators and explorers tried to find a way to reach India and the Spice Islands

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The Roman Empire

Ancient Rome was the center of one of the largest and most powerful empires in history. With its center in today’s Italy, the Roman Empire conquered the whole Mediterranean region and spread its influence to the Middle East, Northern Africa, Western and Central Europe.

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Native Americans

Introduction Native Americans, or American Indians, were the first people to live in the New World. They had been living there long before the first Europeans arrived. In 1492, Columbus sailed across the Atlantic Ocean to find a shorter and faster route to India.When he landed on an island near the American coast he thought

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The Cold War

Introduction The Cold War was the time of rivalry and conflict between the USA and the Soviet Union. It started at the end of World War II and ended with the collapse of Communism at the end of the 1980s. It was a time of political tension, in which both superpowers tried to prevent each

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African Americans

African Americans are citizens of the United States with ancestors who came from Africa. Their forefathers were brought to American colonies as slaves in the 17th and 18th centuries.

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