And now … the most important global event of the 20th century — WORLD WAR II. We will dive into WWII this week, use it as part of our focus in Washington DC, and return to the conflict when we get back from our historical odyssey. What do you want to know about this very popular topic in American history? Play around with some of the sites below to activate your knowledge and get your curiosity brewing, and then complete the form to identify some of the questions you have about the time period of World War II.
- Inside World War II – a very neat interactive from the History Channel
- World War II Interactive from Ohio State University
- The Perilous Fight – an interactive timeline from PBS
- The War – the companion site to the PBS documentary is great to explore – get clicking!
- Overview of WWII – video from About.com