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Entertainment Music and Entertainment

Oscars
http://oscar.com/
Go to history and find the best pictures for the war years.
Britannica Oscars Article
http://www.britannica.com/oscars/

Skip the lengthy introduction and look up the war years.

Science and Inventions 

Decoding Nazi Secrets
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/decoding/
Science Pitches In
http://www.nara.gov/exhall/people/science.html

Atanasoff-Berry Computer

http://inventors.about.com/education/inventors/library/weekly/aa050898.htm

Harvard MarkI Computer

http://inventors.about.com/education/inventors/library/weekly/aa052198.htm

Neutronic Reactor-Enrico Fermi

http://inventors.about.com/education/inventors/library/inventors/blfermi.htm

Konrad Zuse, Inventor of the First Freely Programmable Computer

http://inventors.about.com/education/inventors/library/weekly/aa050298.htm

Radar

http://inventors.about.com/education/inventors/library/inventors/blradar.htm?iam=ask&terms=Who+and+when+was+radar+invented%3F

Robert H. Rines, Inventor of Sonar and Radar

http://www.invent.org/book/book-text/88.html

How Radar Works

http://www.iao.com/howthing/radarhtm.htm

Radar and WWII

http://www.lexcie.zetnet.co.uk/radar.htm

Post World War II 

Yalta Agreement
http://www.uncg.edu/psc/yalta.htm
Trumanís notes fromPotsdam
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/presidents/nf/featured/truman/potsdam.html

The Importance of Yalta and Hirshima

http://expert.cc.purdue.edu/~phealy/yalta.html

Truman Library

http://www.trumanlibrary.org/

Truman Doctrine

http://www.britannica.com/bcom/eb/article/idxref/5/0,5716,613159,00.html

Britain-Economic Crisis and Relief

http://www.britannica.com/bcom/eb/article/8/0,5716,120048+14,00.html

Marshall Plan

http://www.britannica.com/bcom/eb/article/idxref/8/0,5716,483664,00.html

Marshall Plan-CNNís The Cold War

http://clinton.cnn.com/SPECIALS/cold.war/episodes/03/

Iron Curtain-CNNís The Cold War

http://clinton.cnn.com/SPECIALS/cold.war/episodes/02/

Berlin-CNNís The Cold War

http://clinton.cnn.com/SPECIALS/cold.war/episodes/04/

THE HOLOCAUST

About.com -The Holocaust
http://history1900s.about.com/education/history1900s/library/holocaust/blholocaust.htm
3RD REICH
About.com Hitler
http://history1900s.about.com/education/history1900s/msub75.htm

General History Links

About.com Battles of WWII
http://militaryhistory.about.com/education/militaryhistory/msubmenuwwii.htm
Homefront Encyclopedia
http://library.thinkquest.org/15511/data/encyclopedia/index2.htm
A good general look at World War II with links filed under letters of the alphabet.The entries are very brief.

Japanese Internment

About.com Links on Japanese American Internment
http://history1900s.about.com/education/history1900s/msub111.htm

Women

Rosie the Riveter and other World War II Heroes
http://www.u.arizona.edu/~kari/rosie.htm

 
 
 

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