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Conference: Settler Cities

The organizers of a panel on “Settler Cities” welcome paper proposals to be presented and discussed at the conference of the European Association of Urban Historians in Helsinki, Finland, August 24-27, 2016.

In order for your paper to be considered, please create an account on the Conference website at https://eauh2016.net/programme/call-for-papers/ and upload your abstract.

The deadline for submissions is October 31st, 2015.


The session organizers

New HeWorld history podcast online.

Dear all

Over the past few months I have written a series of eighteen podcasts dealing with World History since 1500 it is by itself a considerable contribution to World history and might prove very useful to all teachers of and all students of World history. Listening is far easier than reading after all: for teachers and surely for students.

It can be found either on: