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October 1, 1999

Conversations With History
http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/conversations/
GRADE LEVEL: 9-12

CONTENT:
Conversations With History is a series of interviews with important individuals in modern history. The interviews include images and video clips.

AESTHETICS:
The site is well laid out and features lots of images taken during the interviews.

ORGANIZATION:
The site is searchable by Guest Name, by Profession, by Topic, or by Chronology. RealPlayer 5.0 is required to view streaming video clips.

REVIEW:
Conversations With History is a series of interviews conducted at the University of California at Berkeley. Distinguished men and women from all over the world talk about their lives and work. Guests include diplomats, government leaders, and soldiers; economists and political analysts; scientists and historians; writers and foreign correspondents; activists and artists. The interviews are unedited and provide fascinating insights into the forces that shaped the lives of some of our world's most respected individuals. This is an excellent resource for history and social studies classes.

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