1900 - Present: The Recent Past
You cannot properly understand current world events without understanding the history of the 20th Century. This topic takes us on a journey from the end of Imperialism through two world wars and the Cold War and brings us to our modern world.

Subtopics

  1. Beginning of World War I Beginning of World War I
  2. Blockades and American Entry Blockades and American Entry
  3. Western and Eastern fronts of World War I Western and Eastern fronts of World War I
  4. Other fronts of World War I Other fronts of World War I
  5. World War I shapes the Middle East World War I shapes the Middle East
  6. Ottoman Empire and Turkey Ottoman Empire and Turkey
  7. Aftermath of World War I Aftermath of World War I
  8. Rise of Hitler and the Nazis Rise of Hitler and the Nazis
  9. Rise of Mussolini and Fascism Rise of Mussolini and Fascism
  10. The Cold War The Cold War