Historical Fiction Resources
HistFiction.Net - Guide to Historical Fiction, Author, Soon-Yong Choi.
1911 Encyclopedia Britannica
AlternaTime - a collection of Timelines on the Web
Ambit's Today in History
An (almost) Complete Guide to HF Reference Books
Ancient History Sourcebook
Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies
Archaeological Research at Oslonki, Poland
Beau A.C. Harbin - NetSERF - Medieval Resources on the Web
Bibliography of Historical Fiction for Children - information about the Scottish children's author, and list with synopses of historical novels for young people.
Books on Writing Historical Fiction
Castles on the Web
Historical Fiction Reviews
Historical Mystery Fiction
Born On This Day
Brief Timeline of American Literature and Events
Calendar and Celebration Links
California Heritage Collection
Chase's Calendar of Events
Crazy, Unknown, Bizarre ... Holidays and Observances
Danny Yee's Book Reviews: Historical Fiction
De Re Militari - The Society for Medieval Military History.
Del's Dance Book
dMarie Time Capsule
Duke University - Digital Scriptorium Projects
Earth Calendar - holidays by date, country, religion. lunar phases
Encyclopedia of Days - National holidays, religious festivals, and calendars around the world.
Encyclopedia of World History: Ancient, Medieval, and Modern - 6th ed. c2000.
Exploring Ancient World Cultures
Greatest Engineering Achievements of the 20th Century
Historical Fiction Review
Historical Mystery Homepage
Historical Novel Society, The - for the historical fiction novelist, reader, and publisher.
History and Historiography
History Links by Time Period
How To Write Historical Fiction: 90 minute audio tape by Roberta Gellis.
HyperHistory Online - 3K years of world history
Knighthood, Chivalry & Tournaments Resource Library
L abyrinth - Ancient and medieval history.
Library of Congress - American Memory - Historical Collections
Literary Liaison - Researching the Historical Romance
Megalithic Portal - The top destination for Megaliths and Prehistory worldwide
MultiEducator, Inc. - History Central. Here you will find extensive information on American History and World History. We have special sections on diverse subjects ranging from Presidential Elections to Naval History.
Muslims and Medical History
Places of Peace and Power: sacred sites and pilgrimage traditions around the world.
Of Ages Past - dedicated to historical fiction. Includes short stories, novel excerpts, book reviews, articles, awards, and more.
Old Farmer's Almanac
Internet History Sourcebooks are collections of public domain and copy-permitted historical texts presented cleanly (without advertising or excessive layout) for educational use.
Poor Gabriel's Almanac
Rulers - Lists of heads of state and heads of government of all countries and territories, usually going back to at least 1900."
Rutgers University Libraries - American and British History links
Saints and Angels - Catholic online.
SCA - Arts and Sciences of the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Members of the SCA practice many arts, sciences, and pasttimes of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, both to broaden their knowledge, and to enhance the atmosphere at Society events. They do this through research, study, and practice, and then share their results with others. This page contains links to many resources, SCA and other, to help those interested in re-creating and studying medieval and renaissance activities
Society of Architectural Historians
- The Society of Architectural Historians is an international
organization that promotes the study and preservation of the built environment worldwide.
Stone circles, dolmens, standing stones, cairns,
barrows and hillforts.
Copperfield Review -- A quarterly journal for readers and writers of historical fiction.
Internet Classics Archive
Labyrinth: Resources for Medieval Studies
Online Medieval and Classical Library (OMACL)
Perseus Digital Library - Greek literature, history, art, and archaeology
Swashbuckler's Page - Links and information on historical fiction.
This Day in History - The History Channel.
Those Were The Days
Timeline - Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Today in History - Yahoo.
Today in History - Library of Congress.
Today in Science History
Today in the Historical Sciences
Twentieth Century - year by year
Women as Warriors in History
World Historical Fiction
American Institute of Physics - Center for History of Physics
Ye Olde English Sayings
Costumes, Fashions & Accessories
Costumes and Textiles in the Medici Archive
Footwear of the Middle Ages
History of Costume
L'Age d'Or: French and English Baroque. The Salacious Historian's Lair.
Ancient Greek Mythology - teacher's page
A Detailed Chronology of Greek History
Perseus Project: The ancient world and beyond. Tufts University.
Ancient Egypt in Fiction
Bibliography of Ancient Egypt
Egyptian Chronological Chart
Ancient Civilizations and Lost Cities
Exploring Ancient World Cultures
Jordanes The Origin and Deeds of The Goths
20th Century History
Anthology of Middle English Literature (1350-1485).
United Kingdom Parliament
The Victorian Literary Studies Archive
Feudal Terms of England
Gaelic - English Dictionary
Mr. William Shakespeare
Stonehenge: The ancient enigma.
Thistles & Pirates: Cindy Vallar's Favorite Research Links Focusing on Scottish history (plus pirates).
Castles of Wales, The
King Charles V, The Age of
Knighthood and Orders of Chivalry
Life in a Medieval Castle
Mattman's Links to Arthurian Literature
Medieval English Towns
Age of Arthur - An essay on the historic King Arthur, his life and times.
Arthur: The Matter of Britain - List of links with brief annotations.
Arthurian Legend - Le Morte d'Arthur pictures by Francoise Taylor, a summary of Sir Thomas Malory's story, an Arthurian search engine, and other Arthurian legend topics.
Arthurian Literature & Art - Comprehensive list of Arthurian literature and arts websites, presented by Kathleen Nichols, Pittsburg State University.
Arthurian Resources - Early Medieval Concepts of Arthur - Essays analyzing the Arthurian sources, by Thomas Green. - Encyclopedia Mythica: Arthurian Legend
Arthurian Resources on the Internet - Selective list of Arthurian sites on the internet, by John J. Doherty, Cline Library, Northern Arizona University.
Britannia.com: King Arthur - Extensive collection of Arthurian resources at Britannia Internet Magazine.
Camelot and Arthurian Legend - Overview of the legend and main characters.
Celtic Twilight - Legends of Camelot - Presents texts, infopedia, and list of Arthurian artists.
Holy Grail discovered? - Discussion of the connection between the Holy Grail and King Arthur, its symbolism and its purported discovery.
King Arthur - Overview provided by the village of Caerleon, reputed location of King Arthur's Camelot.
King Arthur & the Knights of the Round Table - Articles, maps, and pictures related to Arthurian legend and tradition.
King Arthur on EBK - The King Arthur section of the Early British Kingdoms website, largely covering the historical but also the literary Arthur.
King Arthur Web Pages - Descriptions of characters and locations in the tales.
Mattman's Arthurian Resources - List of links with brief annotations.
Mordred Online ( The Mordred Project ) - Website devoted to Mordred, son of king Arthur, including information about him appearing in legends, books, films and elsewhere.
Mystical WWW: King Arthur Fact, Semi-legend or Myth? - Crash course in all the names and legends.
Tales of King Arthur - This site offers unknown legends, as well as traditional tales. Many never heard before tales, several pictures and links are included.
The Holy Lineage of the Sangreal - Contains articles surrounding the descendents of the grail bloodline and the relevence of the grail family today.
The Legend of King Arthur - Downloadable book by D. F. Carroll who claims to have proven the reality and identity of King Arthur.
The Quest - An Arthurian Resource -Overview of characters, history, art and origins, prepared by University of Idaho students.
Timeless Myths: Arthurian Legends - Discover the world of chivalry, relive the tales about King Arthur, Merlin, his knights and the Grail.
Authorian Lore - Trivia
BEOWULF - Hero-Myths and Legends of the British Race, by Maud Isabel Ebbutt , full text at sacred-texts.com
Neolithic Mosaic on the North European Plain
Richard III Foundation, Inc.
Literature on the Age of Napoleon
Archaeological Resource Guide for Europe
The Mysteries of Ancient Rome. Detective and the Toga.
Bronze Age in Europe
An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors.
of Edward Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
De Imperatoribus Romanis
The Roman Empire
Renaissance- Food, language, clothing, music, literature, history, and more.
The WWW Virtual Library site on Medieval European History
A Boke of Gode Cookery: A compilation of Medieval recipes
Medieval Technology Timeline
Angelcynn Anglo-Saxon history, warfare, religion, literature, and "living history".
Arthur and the Dark Ages
Early Celtic Kingdoms
King Arthur (in "Britannia History")- Arthurian timelines, historical information, literary links, travel information.
King's Chambers, The - Odin's Castle of Dreams and Legends.
Creating French Culture
Internet Medieval Sourcebook: An in-depth study of the Crusades.
EAWC Medieval Essays
Medieval and Renaissance Wedding Page
Medieval/Renaissance Brewing Homepage
Monarchs and Monasteries
Richard III Foundation, The King Richard III, with emphasize on the years of 1450 through 1485.
Viking Expeditions from Central Sweden (700-1000)
Attila, King of the Huns
Pictish Nation: Also known as "Cruithni"
Civil War Interactive
First Americans, The
Gold Rush Stories of Women Pioneers
Making of America
Naval Historical Center, The
People of Color on the Western Frontier
Romancing the Indian - Sentimentalizing and demonizing in Cooper and Twain.
Young Heroes of History. Children's Historical Fiction, series of novels about the Civil War - for children that are readable and fun! These adventure packed books starring every day kids make learning history exciting. Free Lesson Plans available.
AmeriSpeak: Expressions used by early Americans.
Folklore Mythology & Legends
Encyclopedia Mythica "Contains over 5700 definitions of gods and goddesses, supernatural beings and legendary creatures and monsters from all over the world."
Dictionary of Phrase and Fable Online version of an 1894 collection of terms and phrases.
Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts
Golden Bough, The - A study in magic and realism.
Norse Mythology - The Norse gods and immortals.
Odin's Castle Links on folklore and history
The Robin Hood page
A Few Thoughts on Historical Fiction
Caro Clarke Writing Advice
Historical Fiction or Fictionalized History?: Problems for Writers of Historical Novels for Young Adults
Yahoo Historical FictionDiscussion group for writers of historical fiction.
Historical Fiction or Fictionalized History? Problems for Writers of Historical Novels for Young Adults
Historical Fiction Review Book reviews and articles on historical fiction.
Historical Novel Society- articles, reviews, newsletter and more.
Of Ages Past: The Online Magazine for Historical Fiction
RedInkWorks Historical Fiction Resources - Encouraging writers to write.
Writing History/Writing Fiction: A Virtual Conference
Book Editing Associates