American Cultural History, 1980-1989 (Kingwood Cultural History) http://www.nhmccd.edu/contracts/lrc/kc/decade80.html
The Eighties Club http://eightiesclub.tripod.com/ Politics and Pop culture in the eighties
Yahoo! Directory 20th century History> 1980 http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/History/By_Time_Period/20th_Century/1980s/
About.com Challenger Tragedy http://history1900s.about.com/cs/challengertragedy/ An in depth examination of the
The Challenger Tragedy http://www.people.viriginia.edu/~dhb3k/shuttle.htm.
FALL OF COMMUNISM
Fall of Communism in
The Fall of the Wall http://www.chronikderwende.de/english/overview.jsp
This site presents Bush’s life and his short term as president, including his perspective on domestic and foreign affairs, his family
life, and what he did after being president.
George Bush Presidential Library & Museum http://bushlibrary.tamu.edu/ Read biographies of his family, Bush papers
from his time in office and more.
Iran-contra Affair http://www.webcom.com/~lpease/collections/conspiracies/irancontra.htm
Iran-Contra Affair: The Making of a Scandal, 1983-1988 http://nsarchive.chadwyck.com/icintro.htm
Features the background & history of the Iran-Contra affair.
Documents Related to the
congress, documents from Oliver North and more here.
Ronald Reagan http://www.americanpresident.org/kotrain/courses/RR/RR_In_Brief.htm The site presents Reagan’s life and
his short term as president, including his perspective on domestic and foreign affairs, his family life, and what he did after being
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum http://www.reagan.utexas.edu/ This site presents a biography of his life,
works from his presidency and more.
The American Experience: Regan http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/reagan/index.html Site is from PBS Online and presents
John Hinckley Trial-1982 http://www.law.umkc.edu/faculty/projects/ftrials/hinckley/hinckleytrial.html
Reagan and the Soviets http://www.reagan.dk/ This site examines the last years of the Cold War and the relations between
History Timeline.com http://www.historytimeline.com/Norm/1990-1999.htm
other web pages
American Cultural History 1990-1999 Kingwood College Series http://www.nhmcdd.edu/contracts/lrc/kc/decade90.html
Yahoo!Directory 20th century History>1990 http://dir.yahoo.com/Arts/Humanities/History/By_Time_Period/20th_Century/1990s/
About.com Timelines of the 20th century 1990’s http://history1900s.about.com/library/time/bltime1990.htm
Columbine: Hope from Heartbreak http://www.rockymountainnews.com/drmn/colubine/ Click on Search. This site
archives all the information about the Columbine shooting.
Yahoo! Society & Culture>Crime>Juvenile>School Violence http://dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Crime/Juvenile/School_Violence/School_Shootings/Columbine_High_School_Shooting/
Official Columbine Report http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2000/columbine.cd/Pages/TOC.htm
timeline, crime scene diagram, photographs and investigation overview of the
From the Jefferson Country Sherrif Department.
WILLIAM J. CLINTON
William J. Clinton http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/bc42.html
Official White House Biography
Avalon Project: Papers of William J. Clinton http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/presiden/clinton_pap.htm
Clinton Presidential Center http://www.clintonpresidentialcenter.com
Rodney King’s Legacy http://www.courttv.com/casefiles/rodneyking The author looks back on the Rodney King case.
Rodney King and the LA Riots http://racerelations.about.com/cs/lariots/
Websites and articles on the video taped beating of Rodney King by LA police officers and the LA Riots.
Time Newsfile: Rodney King Riots http://www.time.com/time/newsfiles/rodneyking/
Primary Resources “The
Fog of War http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/gulf/index.html PBS’ Frontline explores the experiences, the history and the effects of the Persian Gulf War, 1991.
The Gulf War http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/inatl/longterm/fogofwar/fogofwar.htm From the Washington Post online, this site analyzes the war, what its goals were and more.
Dan Mabry’s Historical Text Archive http://histoircaltextarchive.com Scroll down to Persian Gulf War.
U.S. Navy in Desert Shield/Desert Storm http://www.history.navy.mil/wars/dstorm/ds5.htm
Evaluation of the Handling of the Branch Davidian Stand off http://www.usdoj.gov/05publications/wacoeval.htm
The Branch Davidian Trial http://www.shadeslanding.com/firearms/waco.tausch.html Article is a description of what events he witnessed during the trial.