Crash Course World History

John Green teaches you the history of the world in 42 episodes of Crash Course. Learn, study and understand all the important civilizations, empires, wars, and revolutions the world has seen so far.

Oh, so that’s where that comes from! (the ancient Greeks, Persians, Indians, Chinese & the trade between them. Oh, and also the Romans)

What’s God got to do with it? - a lot (Early Christianity, Byzantium, Islam, and Medieval Europe)

Road trip! (conquest, trade, & more conquest)

When people do great and really terrible things (The Renaissance, Colonialism, & the Slave Trade)

You ain’t the boss of me! Oh, maybe you are (Revolution and Modern Society)

Nationalism, Imperialism & Globalization: the good, the bad and the really, really ugly