Teacher Resources and Project References


"The Golden Age of Piracy"


Cooper, Frederick. 2005. Colonialism in Question: Theory, Knowledge, History. Berkeley: University of California Press.


Cordingly, David. 1995. Under the Black Flag: The Romance and the Reality of Life among the Pirates. New York: Random House.


Defoe, Daniel. 2015. A General History of the Pyrates. United States


Pirates of the Caribbean 2: Dead Mans Chest. 2006. DVD. Walt Disney.


Woodard, Colin. 2015. The Republic of Pirates: Being the True and Surprising Story of the Caribbean Pirates and the Man Who Brought Them Down. Boston: Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.




"Assassin's Creed"

Calloway, Colin G. The American Revolution in Indian Country. Cambridge University  Press 1995.


Court of Absize And General Goal Gelivery, The Trial of the British Soldiers of the 29th Regiment of Foot. November 27th, 1770. William Emmons 1824.    http://www.loc.gov/law/help/rare-books/pdf/john_adams_1824_version.pdf


Edwards, Mark. What Boston’s historic sites can learn from Assassin’s Creed III.  Bostonian Society. October 22nd, 2012.       http://www.bostonhistory.org/pdf/ACIII%20Press%20Release.pdf


Hewkes, James A, Retrospective of the Boston Tea-Party, with a Memoir of George R. T.  Hewes (1834). Reprinted in Commager, Henry Steele, Morris Richard B., The Spirit of ‘Seventy-Six vol. I (1958); Labaree, Benjamin Woods, The Boston Tea Party (1964)


John Murray, engraver, 57th Regiment of Foot. Published Marcy 2nd, 2013. Accessed   April 24th, 2013.


Uniforms of the Armies in the War of the American Revolution. Lt. Charles M. Lefferts. 1775 – 1783. Limited Edition of 500. New York Historical Society, New York, NY. 1926


Yohalem, Jeffery. Interviewed by Ubisoft Marketing. Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood -   Behind the Scenes. Youtube.com. 5:41. LimitExceed. April 25th, 2011.   http://www.youtube.com/wathc?v=C-rH5cTxhNM




"Who Wrote Shakespeare?"

Alberge, Dalya. “Christopher Marlowe credited as one of Shakespeare’s co-writers.” The Guardian, October 23, 2016. https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2016/oct/23/christopher-marlowe-credited-as-one-of-shakespeares-co-writers.


Alice falling down the rabbit hole. Digital photograph. Wagner RMS, http://wagnerrms.com/.


Benito Sáez, Pedro. Shakespeare Memorial in Stratford-upon-Avon. 2015. Digital photograph. Urbina Vinos Blog, Warwickshire, England, http://urbinavinos.blogspot.com/2015/10/stratford-upon-avon-in-warwickshire.html.


Chakraborty, Annoy. “Marlowe’s Grave Plaque.” 2012. Digital photograph. Annoyz View, https://annoyzview.wordpress.com/2012/05/01/the-murder-mystery-of-christopher-marlowe/.


Christopher Marlowe portrait. 2007. Digital photograph. Commons Wikimedia, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Marlowe-Portrait-1585.jpg.


Corbeil, Marie-Claude. “The Scientific Examination of the Sanders Portrait of William Shakespeare.” Canadian Conservation Institute. last modified July 23, 2013. https://web.archive.org/web/20131017005645/http:/www.cci-icc.gc.ca/caringfor-prendresoindes/articles/sanders/index-eng.aspx.


Dawkins, Peter. “The Northumberland Manuscript.” Francis Bacon Research Trust. https://www.fbrt.org.uk/pages/essays/The_Northumberland_Manuscript.pdf.


Edward De Vere portrait. Digital photograph. Wikiwand, http://www.wikiwand.com/es/Teor%C3%ADa_oxfordiana_de_la_autor%C3%ADa_de_Shakespeare.


“File:Alfred Elmore Two Gentlemen of Verona.jpg.” Commons Wikimedia. last modified March 23, 2017. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Alfred_Elmore_Two_Gentlemen_of_Verona.jpg.


“File:DickseeRomeoandJuliet.jpg.” Commons Wikimedia. last modified July 19, 2017. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:DickseeRomeoandJuliet.jpg.


“File:Francis Bacon, Viscount St Alban from NPG (2).jpg.” Commons Wikimedia. last modified September 18, 2017. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Francis_Bacon,_Viscount_St_Alban_from_NPG_(2).jpg.


“File:King Henry VI from NPG.jpg.” Commons Wikimedia. last modified January 22, 2017. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:King_Henry_VI_from_NPG.jpg.


“File:Sanders portrait2.jpg.” Commons Wikimedia. last modified September 24, 2016. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sanders_portrait2.jpg.


Fischer, David. Historians’ Fallacies: Toward a Logic of Historical Thought. New York: Harper Torchbooks, 1970.


Folger Shakespeare Library. “Shakespeare’s Life.” Folger Shakespeare Library. https://www.folger.edu/shakespeares-life.


Francis Bacon portrait. 2015. Digital photograph. WELLPOLITICALLYSPEAKING, https://wellpoliticallyspeaking.wordpress.com/2015/03/13/gummy-worms-and-life/.


Furian, Peter Hermes. Italy map. Digital photograph. Megapixl, https://www.megapixl.com/peterhermesfurian-clipart-illustrations-portfolio/2?item=item-32590465.


Guild Chapel and King Edward VI School from Church Street. 2010. Digital photograph. Commons Wikimedia, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Guild_Chapel_%26_King_Edward_VI_School,_Stratford-upon-Avon_-_DSC09034.JPG.


“Hamlet et Les Fossoyeurs.” 2013. Digital photograph. Bouinartinfo, New York, http://ende.blouinartinfo.com/galleryguide-venues/289833/past-results/111623?sort=sale_h_to_l.


“Hellen Keller.” Gettyimages. https://www.gettyimages.com/license/3245927.


Hellen Keller picture. 2017. Digital photograph. Noticia Al Dia, https://noticiaaldia.com/2017/06/helen-keller-nacio-27-junio-escritora-oradora-sordociega-orgullo-la-humanidad/.


Internet Shakespeare Editions. “Shakespeare’s baptism.” Internet Shakespeare Editions. http://internetshakespeare.uvic.ca/Library/SLT/life/childhood/childhood.html.


King Henry VI portrait. Digital photograph. Harry Potter Wiki, http://it.harrypotter.wikia.com/wiki/Enrico_VI.


Landow, George P. “The Shakespeare Memorial (1888) by Lord Ronald Gower (1845-1916).” Victorian Web. last modified April 26, 2017. http://www.victorianweb.org/sculpture/gower/1.html.


Malcolm X picture. 2015. Digital photograph. News for the Revolution, https://newsfortherevolution.wordpress.com/2015/02/21/to-the-memory-of-malcolm-x/.


Mark Twain picture. 2016. Digital photograph. Cfact, http://www.cfact.org/2016/03/12/banning-fossil-fuel-benefits/.


Northumberland Papers transcribed. 2016. Digital photograph. The Northumberland Manuscript, https://www.fbrt.org.uk/pages/essays/The_Northumberland_Manuscript.pdf.


Politicworm. “Francis Bacon and the Northumberland Manuscript.” Politicworm. https://politicworm.com/oxford-shakespeare/the-big-six-candidates/oxford-versus-bacon/bacon-nashe-and-the-northumberland-manuscript/.


Reid, Jennifer. “Let’s Talk Shakespeare: Was Shakespeare Educated?” Shakespeare Birthplace Trust. Recorded November 9, 2015. MP3 audio, 21:53. https://www.shakespeare.org.uk/explore-shakespeare/podcast/was-shakespeare-educated/.


“Sander’s Portrait.” 2001. Digital photograph. Canadian Conservation Institute, http://www.canadianshakespeares.ca/multimedia/imagegallery/m_i_13.cfm.


Shakespeare, William. “Loves Labours Lost.” MIT. http://shakespeare.mit.edu/lll/full.html.


Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship. “Famous Shakespeare Authorship Skeptics.” Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship. https://shakespeareoxfordfellowship.org/famous-shakespeare-authorship-skeptics/.


Shakespeare’s baptismal record. 2014. Digital photograph. Shakespeareflix, http://www.shakespeareflix.net/2014/04/why-april-23-probably-isnt-shakespeares.html.


Shapiro, James. Contested Will: Who Wrote Shakespeare? New York: Simon & Schuster, 2010.


Sigmund Freud picture. Digital photograph. Psicologa Carla, http://www.psicologacarla.com/p/principais-autores.html.


The International Marlowe-Shakespeare Society. “Scholarship: The Influence of Marlowe in the Works of Shakespeare.” The International Marlowe-Shakespeare Society. http://marloweshakespeare.info/Marlowe_Scholarship.html.


The Shakespeare Authorship Coalition. “Past Doubters.” DoubtAboutWill. https://doubtaboutwill.org/past_doubters.


The Two Gentlemen of Verona painting. Digital photograph. Handgemalt24.de, http://www.handgemalt24.de/Der-Eifersuechtige-Mann-von-Alfred-Elmore-13470.


Wells, Stanley. Shakespeare and Co.: Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Dekker, Ben Jonson, Thomas Middleton, John Fletcher, and the Other Players in His Story. New York: Pantheon Books, 2006.


“William Shakespeare.” 2018. Digital photograph. Ancient Pages, http://www.ancientpages.com/2018/03/09/shakespeare-borrowed-phrases-from-little-known-manuscript-study-reveals/.


William Shakespeare’s will. Digital photograph. The Pursuit of History: Aims, Methods And New Directions In The Study Of History, http://www.routledgetextbooks.com/textbooks/9781138808089/chapter_resources.php.


"1776: Why? For Whom?"

Adam Morton. “1776 – Yours, Yours, Yours.” Filmed March 7, 2012. YouTube video, 4:22. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j17CLYJAcKM.


Adams, John and Abigail Adams. My Dearest Friend: Letters of Abigail and John Adams. Edited by Margaret A. Hogan and C. James Taylor. Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press and Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.


Alexander Hamilton portrait. 2015. Digital photograph. CCN, https://www.ccn.com/failing-wars-dollars-bitcoin-price-come/.


American Heroes Channel. “Former Slave Rallies Revolutionaries at Bunker Hill.” Filmed January 28, 2015. YouTube video, 1:24. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCCCqw3sGsI.


Bijan Iranpour. “Pocahontas ‘Savages’ [1080p HD].” Filmed July 21, 2014. YouTube video, 3:23. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3oEWA7UglB4.


BlackPast.org. “The Deleted Passage of the Declaration of Independence.” BlackPast.org: Remembered and Reclaimed. last modified 2017. http://www.blackpast.org/primary/declaration-independence-and-debate-over-slavery.


Fairfax Network – Fairfax County Public Schools. “George Washington on Slavery.” Filmed September 19, 2014. YouTube video, 3:39. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IAxgQ2jJZrA.


“File:Alexander Hamilton portrait by John Trumbull 1806.jpg.” Commons Wikimedia. last modified March 19, 2018. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Alexander_Hamilton_portrait_by_John_Trumbull_1806.jpg.


Fododude. “1776 – He Plays the Violin.” Filmed July 16, 2010. YouTube video, 7:53. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YM-0rNUxzos.


FULL audio books for everyone. “Letters to her Husband by Abigail Adams.” Filmed December 18, 2012. YouTube video, 29:10. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XRYVdzlNUHo.


Idm313. “1776: Sit down, John! (1972 Film Version) 720p.” Filmed February 17, 2016. YouTube video, 3:00. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYDxyIzPe98.


Illinois Policy. “Schoolhouse Rock – Fireworks.” Filmed July 4, 2012. YouTube video, 3:03. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdZYyY7g8g4.


Jam Campus Education. “The Boston Tea Party Song (Parody of Pharrell Williams – Happy).” Filmed October 5, 2015. YouTube video, 1:44. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-h5Nh7mggx0.


James Madison portrait. 2012. Digital photograph. Commons Wikimedia, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:James_Madison.jpg.


KimSourChannel. “#5 Hamilton – The Schuyler Sisters [[VIDEO LYRICS]].” Filmed December 25, 2016. YouTube video, 3:10. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bd-6xQusWmg&list=RDcWKpB07RBTA&index=2.


Leslie Odom Jr. – Topic. “The Room Where It Happens.” Filmed April 20, 2017. YouTube video, 5:18. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WySzEXKUSZw.


Liberty’s Kids. “Liberty’s Kids 104 – Liberty or Death.” Filmed January 13, 2016. YouTube video, 23:17. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=45Kk2dad2yI&index=4&list=PLHeaIWvdbER3Ic90BzhPsH2aJ5KI3UtmM.


Liberty’s Kids. “Liberty’s Kids 114 – The First Fourth of July.” Filmed January 13, 2016. YouTube video, 23:17. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LK3Cs8EgOQo&list=PLHeaIWvdbER3Ic90BzhPsH2aJ5KI3UtmM&index=14&t=0s.


Liberty’s Kids. “Liberty’s Kids 121 – Sybil Ludington.” Filmed January 13, 2016. YouTube video, 23:17. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4OmrMY-c9Ic&list=PLHeaIWvdbER3Ic90BzhPsH2aJ5KI3UtmM&index=21.


Liberty’s Kids. “Liberty’s Kids 127 – The New Frontier.” Filmed January 13, 2016. YouTube video, 23:18. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4rZ-Y4E-uyc&index=27&list=PLHeaIWvdbER3Ic90BzhPsH2aJ5KI3UtmM.


Liberty’s Kids. “Liberty’s Kids 131 – Bostonians.” Filmed January 13, 2016. YouTube video, 23:17. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqJ9PLGzvLc&list=PLHeaIWvdbER3Ic90BzhPsH2aJ5KI3UtmM&index=31.


Liberty’s Kids. “Liberty’s Kids 133 – Deborah Samson, Soldier of the Revolution.” Filmed January 13, 2016. YouTube video, 23:17. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjLlYR_mh6o&list=PLHeaIWvdbER3Ic90BzhPsH2aJ5KI3UtmM&index=33.


Liberty’s Kids. “Liberty’s Kids 134 – Conflict in the South.” Filmed January 13, 2016. YouTube video, 23:17. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B2VHw0ghwhU&index=34&list=PLHeaIWvdbER3Ic90BzhPsH2aJ5KI3UtmM.


Liberty’s Kids. “Liberty’s Kids 139 – Born Free and Equal.” Filmed January 13, 2016. YouTube video, 23:17. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rkMlwKWfadY&list=PLHeaIWvdbER3Ic90BzhPsH2aJ5KI3UtmM&index=39.


NPR. “A Few Things to Know About Why Treaties Matter | NPR.” Filmed November 22, 2017. YouTube video, 5:20. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bexvE4lZRGo.


RevWarTalk.com. “Letters of Mrs. Adams, the Wife of John Adams, Vol. 1 (1761-1783).” Filmed October 7, 2015. YouTube video, 7:41:04. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ziLgCf5B4C4.


Thomas Jefferson portrait. 2010. Digital photograph. Wikipedia, https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Datei:02_Thomas_Jefferson_3x4.jpg.


UHCL. “The Declaration of Sentiments.” UHCL. http://coursesite.uhcl.edu/hsh/whitec/litr/4232/research/pritexts/stantonsentiments.htm.


UShistory.org. “The Declaration of Independence: The Want, Will, and Hopes of the People.” UShistory.org. last modified July 4, 1995. http://www.ushistory.org/declaration/document/.



Short Stories

"Valentine's Day"

“Al Capone.” FBI, FBI, 14 May 2012, vault.fbi.gov/Al Capone.


Behr, Edward. Prohibition: Thirteen Years That Changed America. Arcade Publishing, 2013.


Capone, Deirdre Marie. Uncle Al Capone: the Untold Story from inside His Family. Recap Pub., 2015.


Choate, Mark I. Emigrant Nation: the Making of Italy Abroad. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2008.


Gomes, Mario. “My Al Capone Museum.” My Al Capone Museum, www.myalcaponemuseum.com/.


Guglielmo, Thomas Angelo. White on Arrival: Italians, Race, Color and Power in Chicago, 1890-1945. 2000.


Johnson, Wayne A. A History of Violence: an Encyclopedia of 1400 Chicago Mob Murders. McLean, VA: Litchfield Literary Books. 2014.


Palma, Brian De, dir. 1987. The Untouchables. DVD. United States: Paramount Pictures.


Pasley, Fred D. Al Capone: the Biography of a Self-Made Man. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013.


Russo, Gus. 2004. The Outfit: the Role of Chicagos Underworld in the Shaping of Modern America. London: Bloomsbury.




"Wolf in a Sheepskin"

Slahi, Mohamedou Ould, and Larry Siems. Guantánamo Diary. NY, NY: Back Bay Books, 2017.


S. Rep. Committee Study of the Central Intelligence Agency's Detention and Interrogation Program (2014).


Gilles Dorronsoro: Revolution Unending: Afghanistan, 1979 to the Present, Columbia University Press, New York 2005


Hunt, Michael H. 2016. The World Transformed: 1945 to the Present. New York: Oxford University Press.


McKee, Rick. “NSA Metadata .” Cartoon.


"Uncle John's"

Alan Turing passport picture at age 16. 2017. Digital photograph. Commons Wikimedia, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Alan_Turing_Aged_16.jpg.


AZLyrics. “Billie Holiday Lyrics.” https://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/billieholiday/bluemoon.html.


Bar raid 1950s. 2015. Digital photograph. Boom.lgbt, http://boom.lgbt/index.php/news-a/98-localnews/698-st-louis-lgbt-history-project-uncovers-1950s-bar-raid-records-2.


Billie Holiday picture. Digital photograph. Timetoast, https://www.timetoast.com/timelines/billie-holiday--2.


Dunlap, David W. “Lens: Photography, Video and Visual Journalism.” The New York Times. last modified June 1, 2009. https://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/06/01/from-the-archive-a-rare-glimpse-of-stonewall-1969/.


“File:Eisenhower in the Oval Office.jpg.” Commons Wikimedia. last modified January 23, 2018. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Eisenhower_in_the_Oval_Office.jpg.


Fink, Leonard. Pro-gay rights demonstrators during Stonewall Riots. 2014. Digital photograph. CBS News, https://www.cbsnews.com/news/lgbt-rights-45-years-after-the-stonewall-riots/.


Gilbert Baker picture. 2017. Digital photograph. Commons Wikimedia, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Gilbert_Baker_during_SF_Pride_2012_(hi-res).jpg.


Huffpost. “Shock The Gay Away: Secrets Of Early Gay Aversion Therapy.” Huffpost. https://www.huffingtonpost.com/jamie-scot/shock-the-gay-away-secrets-of-early-gay-aversion-therapy-revealed_b_3497435.html?slideshow=true#gallery/305112/3.


McDarrah, Fred W. Men at Julius’. 2016. Digital photograph. The New York Times, https://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/21/nyregion/before-the-stonewall-riots-there-was-the-sip-in.html.


National Archives. “Executive Orders.” Federal Register. last modified August 15, 2016. https://www.archives.gov/federal-register/codification/executive-order/10450.html.


1987 National March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights. 2017. Digital photograph. Resistance Is Normal, https://resistanceisnormal.wordpress.com/2017/01/22/reflecting-and-moving-forward/.


1969 Uncensored Magazine page about curing homosexuality. 2013. Digital photograph. Huffpost, https://www.huffingtonpost.com/jamie-scot/shock-the-gay-away-secrets-of-early-gay-aversion-therapy-revealed_b_3497435.html?slideshow=true.


President Eisenhower in the Oval Office. 2012. Digital photograph. Forbes, https://www.forbes.com/sites/bradthomas/2012/12/12/eisenhower-paved-the-way-for-reit-investors-to-enjoy-durable-dividends/#7219b05a391c.


Scot, Jamie. “Shock the Gay Away: Secrets of Early Gay Aversion Therapy Revealed (PHOTOS).” Huffpost. https://www.huffingtonpost.com/jamie-scot/shock-the-gay-away-secrets-of-early-gay-aversion-therapy-revealed_b_3497435.html?slideshow=true.


The Committee on Nomenclature and Statistics of the American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual: Mental Disorders. Washington D.C.: American Psychiatric Association, 1952. http://www.turkpsikiyatri.org/arsiv/dsm-1952.pdf.


The Lavender Scare. “‘CBS Reports: The Homosexuals’.” Filmed May 5, 2010. YouTube video, 2:38. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-b19wXL0Jk.


Zahedi, Firooz. April 14, 1997 TIME cover picture. 2017. Digital photograph. TIME, http://time.com/4728994/ellen-degeneres-1997-coming-out-cover/.


"Grandpa Kenji's Box"

Chambers, Tim. "Dorothea Lange's Censored Photographs of FDR's Japanese Concentration Camps." Anchor Editions. Accessed April 10, 2018. https://anchoreditions.com/blog/dorothea-lange-censored-photographs.


Exec. Order No. 9066, 3 C.F.R. 1 (1942).


"This Is the Enemy." Advertisement. University of Missouri Artifacts. March 2, 2010.