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Russia's Finest General - Aleksei Brusilov
10 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Russian General Aleksei Brusilov served both the tsar and revolutionary Russia. His massive offensive racked up deaths and broke through the Austria-Hungarian line. An insightful video explores how Brusilov's military career parallels a...
The Last Tsar of Russia - Nicholas II
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Was he a ruthless leader and failed military commander? Or a political martyr and king? Historians continue to debate the legacy of Russian Tsar Nicholas II, who was the last of the Romanov line to rule Russia. An interesting video...
Who Started World War I: Crash Course World History
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
World War I was one of the more complicated and complex conflicts of the twentieth century—but who started it? High schoolers watch a video from Crash Course World History ponders whether Germany, Austria, or Russia were to blame for...
The Mad Baron - Roman von Ungern-Sternberg
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Roman von Ungern-Sternberg is perhaps not well known, but his reputation as The Bloody Baron earned him a spot in the series of biographies exploring World War I. While he is perhaps best known for his role as an ardent monarchist during...
Geography Now! Kazakhstan
13 mins 8th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
While your learners may know Kazakhstan from the Borat movies, the country is full of rich history and culture. A video resource profiles the Central Asian nation that functions as a bridge between Europe and East Asia. It's home to...
Maria Bochkareva and the 1st Russian Women's Battalion of Death
9 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A woman in a man's war, Maria Bochkareva led a battalion of females who pledged to fight for Russia unto the death. An informative video highlights the ways her international celebrity inspired other countrymen and women to sacrifice...
Napoleon and the Wars of the First and Second Coalitions
13 mins 7th - 12th
After a brief summary of Napoleon's conquests and the coalitions against which he fought, this video details his emergence as Emperor and a major superpower in Europe. It summarizes main points about Napoleon, including his trail through...
Napoleon and the War of the Fourth Coalition
16 mins 7th - 12th
France has gone through a lot of changes lately - first the monarchy fell to revolution, then the Republic was formed from the ashes, and now Napoleon has made France a major world power once again. This video shows the meteoric rise of...
"Medieval Travels, The Mongols and the Silk Road Across Asia"
Eleventh graders are able to take information obtained from the various readings of primary and secondary sources and classroom discussions directed by the instructor and relate it to the student's curretn real life experiences. They...