Classical Student Histories
for History Lovers and Homeschoolers

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Heritage History promotes Traditional, Story-based History for all ages. View our collection of 500 Classical Student Histories.

Truth is uniform and narrow, but error is endlessly diversified . . . In this field the soul has room enough to expand herself, to display all her boundless faculties . . .

—Benjamin Franklin

History Quiz Game

Test your knowledge and Learn as you play with History Quest, a Quiz Game app based on popular histories from the Heritage Library..

With the Indians in the Rockies
James W. Schultz—1912

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Study Resources

Heritage History Study Programs include reading assignments, maps, timelines, and other Resources to help students remember details and explore new topics.

Christian Europe
Study Program
Medieval France/Germany/Italy (450 to 1640 A.D.)

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Hernando Cortez
Hispanic 1485–1540 Hernando Cortez
Mexico—Conquistador who landed in Mexico with a small army, and allied with local tribes, conquered the Empire of the Aztecs.