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Modern World History Online

Modern World History Online covers the important people and events of world history from the age of exploration in the mid-15th Century through the modern era. Topical entries, biographies, maps, primary source documents, and timeline entries provide a detailed and comparative view of the people, places, and events that have defined world history.

 

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Historic Independence (Walking Tour)

Wed, Apr 22 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Walk in the footsteps of early Independence residents, and experience western expansion, the Civil War, outlaws, pioneer settlers, and Harry Truman.

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Thu, Feb 27 2020
6:30pm - 7:30pm
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Discover the important role coffee played to soldiers on both sides of battlelines. Learn the many ways it was prepared in camp and how it becamse a staple of army life.

Underground Railroad: The Who, What, and Where Did It Go

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