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History of Lithuania __ "Lithuania for the first time in writing sources was mentioned in 1009. Later Lithuanians conquered neighboring lands, finally establishing Kingdom of Lithuania in the 13th century..."  An encyclopedic article along with links to additional resources. - illustrated - From wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Lithuania

History of Lithuania __ "Comprehensive online resources about the history of the country of Lithuania." - From about.com - http://history1900s.about.com/library/world/blxlithuania.htm

History of Lithuania __ A short essay about Lithuania history. - From howstuffworks.com - http://history.howstuffworks.com/european-history/history-of-lithuania.htm

History of Lithuania: Primary Documents __ You will find historic documents and other resources for Lithuanian history. - From byu.edu - http://eudocs.lib.byu.edu/index.php/History_of_Lithuania:_Primary_Documents

History of Lithuanian Flags __ History of the development of the Lithuanian flag. - illustrated - From  crwflags.com - http://www.crwflags.com/fotw/flags/lt-hist.html

Important facts of the history Lithuania __ Articles and resources about many aspects of Lithuanian history. - From Samogitian Cultural Association Editorial Board - http://postilla.mch.mii.lt/Istorija.en.htm

Lithuania : History __ "Some scholars believe that Lithuanians inhabited the Baltic area as early as 2500 BC; others believe they migrated to the Baltic area about the beginning of the 1st century AD."  A concise look at the history of Lituhania. - From 2.omnitel.net - http://www2.omnitel.net/ramunas/Lietuva/lt_history.shtml

 

Lithuania: History __ A brief look at the history of Lithuania. - From lithuanian-american.org - http://www.lithuanian-american.org/folklife/lithuania.htm

Lithuania History __ "Present-day Lithuanians, along with Latvians and ancient Prussians, are descendants of the Balts, an Indo-European ethnic group that settled on the Baltic coast 4000 years ago."  A general look at Lithuania history. - From iexplore.com - http://www.iexplore.com/dmap/Lithuania/History

Lithuania: History __ A look at the history of Lithuania along with access to a lot of other information about Lithuania too. - From infoplease.com - http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/world/A0859312.html

Lithuania History __ "In the mid-13th century Mindaugas, leader of the Aukstaitiai, unified the Lithuanian tribes for a short time under the Catholic mantle. Pagan princes fought back, then were subjugated by another Christian, Vytenis, who became grand duke in 1290."  You will find a colorful history. - From lonelyplanet.com - http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/lithuania/history

Lithuania - History & Background, Constitutional & Legal Foundations __ General history, legal and political history along with history of Lithuania's educational system. - From Net Industries - http://education.stateuniversity.com/pages/880/Lithuania.html

Medieval Lithuania __ " This site is devoted to the history of Lithuania in the Middle Ages. Central and Eastern Europe's medieval history cannot be fully understood without some familiarity with Lithuania's medieval history. Medieval Lithuania included also the territory of modern Belarus and the greater part of Ukraine and had strongly influenced the historical fate of Poland and the other countries in the region."  Jam-packed with information. - illustrated - From viduramziu.istorija.net - http://viduramziu.istorija.net/en/

Timeline: Lithuania __ An annotated timeline of important dates and events in Lithuanian history. - illustrated - From BBC - http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/country_profiles/2133386.stm 

The Virtual Jewish History Tour - Lithuania __ You will find a history of the Jewish people and Lithuania in a series of click-to-read articles. - From jewishvirtuallibrary.org - http://www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org/jsource/vjw/lithtoc.html  

 

 

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